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PAHO Director briefs OAS ambassadors on Ebola preparedness in the Americas

Dr. Etienne presentó hoy a los embajadores y representantes de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (OEA) los temas a tratarse en la próxima sesión del 53º Consejo Directivo

PAHO Director Carissa F. Etienne briefed ambassadors to the Organization of American States (OAS) on efforts to prepare for the potential arrival of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Latin America or the Caribbean.

Countries of the Americas plan for possible Ebola introduction

Delegates from more than 30 countries of the Americas held discussions in Havana, Cuba

Delegates from more than 30 countries of the Americas held discussions on October 29 and 30 in Havana, Cuba, on preparedness planning for the possible introduction of an imported case of Ebola virus disease (EVD), during a meeting convened by the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas (ALBA), the Ministry of Health of Cuba, and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), with the support of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO).

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