“In Africa, only Eritrea and Tanzania had completed the crucial costing phase of their pandemic preparedness and response plans.” – World Bank report.
BY AFRICA NEWS
Only two African countries are fully prepared to face a global pandemic if one should break out. The two – Eritrea and Tanzania – are joined by four other countries on a global list according to a recent World Bank sponsored report.
The report titled “From Panic and Neglect to Investing in National Security,” said only six countries the world over had taken steps to evaluate their ability to adequately respond to pandemics. Continue reading Eritrea, Tanzania: Only African Countries Ready to Face Global Pandemics