More than 100 outbreaks occur around the world daily and can spread worldwide in just 36 hours due to increased global travel. We all have a responsibility to support epidemic preparedness.

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How Prepared Is Bhutan?

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Work to Do

Bhutan has work to do to prepare for the next epidemic. They are committed to improving preparedness, but an outbreak today could cause deaths and cross borders.

Bhutan has finished their National Action Plan and is working on improving epidemic preparedness in one or more gap areas.

What Are Bhutan's Strengths & Gaps?

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Top Strengths

Preparedness areas that a country has established to find, stop and prevent health threats. Learn More

Immunization
Zoonotic Disease
National Legislation, Policy and Financing

Top Gaps

Gaps are areas that the country should prioritize to improve so they will be better prepared to find, stop and prevent epidemics. Learn More

Biosafety and Biosecurity
Linking Public Health and Security Authorities
Medical Countermeasures and Personnel Deployment

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Bhutan is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in China and India?

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