Multilateral National International Health Regulations Focal Point (NFP) Strengthening Workshop Toolkit

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This document provides World Health Organization (WHO) Member States, with a general outline of the planning and execution of a multilateral National IHR Focal Point (NFP) strengthening workshop. This document is part of a toolkit that includes presentations, templates, and examples.

This workshop toolkit does not serve as an IHR NFP capacity assessment tool nor as a monitoring and evaluation tool, and only aims to encourage peer-to-peer and WHO engagements on strengthening NFP capacity.

Please find below, the additional materials and templates referenced within the Multilateral National IHR Focal Point Strengthening Workshop Toolkit guiding document:

National IHR Focal Points: Overview of IHR NFP Functions and Operational Framework - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

National IHR Focal Points: Overview of IHR Information Sharing Mechanisms - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

Template: Host Country IHR NFP Presentation - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

Template: International NFP Presentation - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

Template: Generic IHR Standard Operating Procedure

Example: U.S. Government National Focal Point Manual for Notification of Potential Public Health Emergencies of International Concern to WHO under IHR - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

System for Event Monitoring (SIME): Background and Overview - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization

Template: senior official debriefing National IHR Focal Point Strengthening Workshop - PAHO/WHO | Pan American Health Organization