Ebola and Beyond

Fresh air for the Framework Convention on Global Health

Ebola and BeyondProject Syndicate Project Syndicat has published a piece by Lawrence O. Gostin with some interesting thoughts on Ebola. WHO should commit to an emergency contingency fund that it could deploy for surge capacity as soon as it declares a “public health emergency of international concern.” Besides this, Gostin points out the importance of health system strengthening and the need of supporting weak states by a Framework Convention on Global Health.