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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Cabo Verde has had:

How Prepared Is Cabo Verde?

41

Work to Do

Cabo Verde 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.

Cabo Verde has published their JEE results and is working to develop a National Action Plan to address gaps.

What Are Cabo Verde'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
Reporting

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

Medical Countermeasures and Personnel Deployment
Antimicrobial Resistance
Biosafety and Biosecurity

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Cabo Verde is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Gambia, Mauritania and Senegal?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Senegal

45

Work to Do
Mauritania

38

Not Ready
Gambia

32

Not Ready

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