ReadyScore

The ReadyScore is a measurement of a country's ability to find, stop and prevent health threats. A score of 80% or higher indicates that a country is ready for an epidemic. Learn More

Data Source: WHO JEE reports

Libya 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.

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

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Work to Do

Key 7 ReadyScore Factors

The Key 7 ReadyScore factors are the 7 technical areas that the Resolve to Save Lives team focuses on, selected from the 19 areas assessed by the JEE. These 7 areas are the foundational technical areas for epidemic preparedness that contribute to health system strengthening. The remaining 12 areas build off of the strong systems that the Key 7 form.

Data Source: WHO JEE reports

National Laboratory System

60%

Real-Time Surveillance

60%

Workforce Development

40%

Preparedness

40%

Emergency Response Operations

30%

Risk Communication

32%

National Legislation, Policy and Financing

50%

Strengths & Gaps

Strengths

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

Food Safety
Immunization

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

Antimicrobial Resistance
Emergency Response Operations
Risk Communication
Linking Public Health and Security Authorities
Biosafety and Biosecurity
Preparedness
Workforce Development
National Laboratory System
Real-Time Surveillance

JEE Assessment Progress

Where a country stands in their ability to find, stop and prevent health threats.

Assess

Completed independent and transparent assessment of epidemic preparedness.
Assessed on July 8, 2018

Plan

Developed a plan to address critical gaps in epidemic preparedness.
National Action Plan was completed on July 14, 2018

Step Up

Improved epidemic preparedness in one or more areas (as indicated by JEEs).

Get to Green

Achieved ReadyScore of 80 or higher.

Sustain

Preparedness requires continuous efforts and investments to prevent epidemics.

ReadyScore Factors

A country’s ability to find, stop and prevent epidemics is based on their performance in 19 preparedness areas, such as whether they have an emergency operations center, laboratory network or disease tracking system. Learn More

Data Source: WHO JEE reports

Find and Verify Outbreaks

National Laboratory System

60%

Real-Time Surveillance

60%

Reporting

50%

Workforce Development

40%

Stop Outbreaks

Preparedness

40%

Emergency Response Operations

30%

Linking Public Health and Security Authorities

40%

Medical Countermeasures and Personnel Deployment

40%

Risk Communication

32%

Prevent Outbreaks

National Legislation, Policy and Financing

50%

IHR Coordination, Communication and Advocacy

60%

Antimicrobial Resistance

20%

Zoonotic Disease

53%

Food Safety

60%

Biosafety and Biosecurity

40%

Immunization

60%

Protect from Other Health Threats

Points of Entry

30%

Chemical Emergencies

40%

Radiation Emergencies

40%

Mandatory Self-Assessment

The International Health Regulations Annual Report is an annual self-assessment of epidemic preparedness. Learn More

Data Source: WHO JEE reports

54%
2010
55%
2011
44%
2012
60%
2013
65%
2014
65%
2015
64%
2016
64%
2017

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