Committee
World Health Assembly
Country
Philippines

Author

Tobekile Mpofu
Zimbabwe

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/3187

FUTURE WE WANT - MODEL UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE

Committee: World Health Assembly

Country: Philippines

Author : Renan de Souza

Topic A: WHO Response in Severe, Large-scale Emergencies

Large-scale and severe humanitarian crises are a constantly concern to the state of the Philippines. However, from the last crises, our government has notice some gaps of international effort to support low income countries during health emergencies. One example of this just happened during the Ebola's Epidemic, in Africa. A variety of medical and world recognized non-governmental organization has criticized the lack of support, equipment, personal, coordination and delays of the international community, which left some African countries uncovered during the worst outbreak of Ebola in the human history that was declared finished, by the World Health Organization, on January 2016 – three years after its beginning. The Ebola in Africa had more than 28 thousand cases confirmed and took the lives of 11 thousand people.

To ensure the safety and access to the health system of our 103,3 millions of Filipinos is the first priority of Philippines’ policies. Since the travel and tourism industry is the most important contributor...