Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response


The Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response Programme (EPR) supports Member States of the African Region to establish and implement functional integrated early warning and epidemic preparedness and response systems that will result in the improved prediction, early detection and rapid and effective response to epidemic- and pandemic-prone diseases that will be the foundation of an integrated regional alert and response system for epidemics and other public health emergencies.



Policies and strategies

Regional targets

EPR featured publications

Final report of Regional Conference on Pandemic Influenza A (H1N1) 2009Epidemic and Pandemic Alert and Response Strategic Plan 2009-2013Regional Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response Plan, 2009-2010