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.

Djibouti has had:

How Prepared Is Djibouti?

31

Not Ready

Djibouti 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.

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

What Are Djibouti'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
Real-Time Surveillance
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

Medical Countermeasures and Personnel Deployment
IHR Coordination, Communication and Advocacy
Preparedness

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Djibouti is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia and Yemen?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Ethiopia

52

Work to Do
Eritrea

46

Work to Do
Somalia

29

Not Ready
Yemen

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Pending

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