With 30 days left in 2021, we are encouraged to see @WHO Member States agree to negotiate a #PandemicTreaty or similar instrument at the closing of @WHASpecial. This essential action ensures progress in pandemic preparedness before the window of opportunity closes.
We first called for such a framework in our September 2020 Report ‘A World In Disorder’, and reiterated this call in our most recent report, ‘From Worlds Apart to a World Prepared’ ➡️ bit.ly/gpmb2021
A unified response will strengthen rapid reaction to global health threats in future, creating a world safer for all. Read our statement regarding the @WHASpecial decision to negotiate a pandemic treaty or similar instrument ➡️ bit.ly/3pdV9Nr
GPMB welcomes WHA decision to negotiate a pandemic treaty/instrument
The GPMB welcomes today’s decision of the World Health Assembly to draft and negotiate a WHO convention, agreement or other international instrument on pandemic prevention, preparedness, and respon...gpmb.org