This report examines global structures and processes for epidemic coordination mechanisms, identifies gaps in current coordination structures during epidemics in humanitarian contexts, and presents clear recommendations for improving epidemic coordination mechanisms in humanitarian emergencies.
View/download the report in English: Fit for purpose? Global Coordination Mechanisms of Large-Scale Epidemic Response in Humanitarian Settings
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