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icon Framework of Reference for the Implementation Regulations of the International Health Regulations (2005)

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).


icon WHO Guidance for the Use of Annex 2 of the INTERNATIONAL HEALTH REGULATIONS  (2005) 

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.




icon Kit de herramientas para la Implementación en Legislación Nacional 

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)...



icon Reglamento Sanitario Internacional (2005) Una breve introducción a la implementación en legislación nacional 

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...

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