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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Oman has had:

How Prepared Is Oman?

84

Better Prepared

Oman is better prepared for the next epidemic. They have functioning systems to find, stop and prevent health threats, but they must work to maintain this level of protection for their people.

Oman has achieved a ReadyScore of 80 or higher and is working to improve and sustain their preparedness.

What Are Oman'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

National Legislation, Policy and Financing
IHR Coordination, Communication and Advocacy
Food Safety

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

Workforce Development
Antimicrobial Resistance
Preparedness

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Oman is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Iran (Islamic Republic of), Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
United Arab Emirates

91

Better Prepared
Saudi Arabia

76

Work to Do
Pakistan

50

Work to Do
Yemen

-

Pending
Iran (Islamic Republic of)

?

Unknown

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