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.

Gabon has had:

How Prepared Is Gabon?

27

Not Ready

Gabon 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.

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

What Are Gabon'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

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
Biosafety and Biosecurity
National Legislation, Policy and Financing

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Gabon is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Cameroon, Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Sao Tome and Principe?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Cameroon

38

Not Ready
Sao Tome and Principe

34

Not Ready
Congo

28

Not Ready
Equatorial Guinea

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Pending

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