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.

On PreventEpidemics.org, you can get informed, share information and discover how you can join in to raise awareness and advocate for epidemic preparedness.

Cameroon has had:

How Prepared Is Cameroon?

38

Not Ready

Cameroon is not ready for the next epidemic. They have shown commitment to improving preparedness, but an outbreak could cause a devastating loss of lives and disrupt political and economic stability.

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

What Are Cameroon'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

Workforce Development

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

National Legislation, Policy and Financing
Antimicrobial Resistance
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 Cameroon is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Nigeria?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Nigeria

39

Not Ready
Chad

29

Not Ready
Congo

28

Not Ready
Gabon

27

Not Ready
Central African Republic

26

Not Ready
Equatorial Guinea

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