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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Mauritania has had:

How Prepared Is Mauritania?

38

Not Ready

Mauritania 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.

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

What Are Mauritania'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

Zoonotic Disease
Immunization

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

Antimicrobial Resistance
Preparedness
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 Mauritania is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Algeria, Cabo Verde, Mali, Senegal and Morocco?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Morocco

70

Work to Do
Senegal

45

Work to Do
Cabo Verde

41

Work to Do
Mali

35

Not Ready
Algeria

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Pending

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