|Legal issues and monitoring|
To support the implementation of the IHR (2005) in the Region of the Americas, the Pan-American Health Organization has prepared a framework for updating the legislation for the national legal implementation of International Health Regulations (2005). (Document in Spanish).
This guidance is written to assist States Parties to implement the International Health Regulations (2005) (“IHR (2005)” or “Regulations”) with regards to assessing public health events that may require notification to WHO.
This toolkit complements other related legal guidance documents on legislative implementation of the International Health Regulations (2005) ("IHR (2005)" or "Regulations"), as well as the International Health Regulations (2005)...
This document provides a brief introduction to legislative implementation of the IHR (2005) to assist States Parties in initiating such processes. Since the scope of the IHR (2005) is very broad and cuts across a number of public health and other subject areas...
Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization