USAID MTaPS at the 6th Global Health Security Agenda Ministerial Meeting
Moving Toward Best Practices in Multisectoral Coordination: Integrating Environment and Health to Strengthen Capacities to Prevent, Detect and Respond
Date: Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Time: 7:00-9:00 EDT, 19:00 – 21:00 ICT
Link to information on the GHSA Ministerial website (Side event code: SM9)
MTaPS session title: “Fostering Multisectoral Coordination in Countries to Effectively Contain Antimicrobial Resistance”
- Mohan Joshi, Senior Principal Technical Advisor, Pharmaceutical Services, and Technical Lead for Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA), USAID MTaPS
- Professor Mireille Dosso, Chair of the AMR Multisectoral Coordination Committee and Director of Institut Pasteur of Côte d’Ivoire
Event handout: MTaPS GHSA flyer
About the 6th GHSA Ministerial Meeting
The 6th Global Health Security Agenda (GHSA) Ministerial Meeting is being hosted by Thailand under the theme, “Bridging Cooperative Action for Global Health Security” from November 18-20, 2020. The Ministerial Meeting aims to strengthen multidisciplinary engagement and multisectoral coordination while emphasizing the importance of financial preparedness for health threats. A series of high-level side meetings are being held from October 15th to November 5th on the fringes of the Ministerial to take stock of progress and the top priorities and actions needed going forward on various fronts of the multisectoral effort to reach global targets for health security.
USAID Medicines, Technologies, and Pharmaceutical Services (MTaPS) Program is presenting its work at one of the Ministerial side events titled, “Moving Toward Best Practices in Multisectoral Coordination: Integrating Environment and Health to Strengthen Capacities to Prevent, Detect and Respond,” organized by the GHSA Consortium under the GHSA Advocacy and Communications Task Force.
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