World not prepared for the next big pandemic: report

World not prepared for the next big pandemic: report

Governments and international organizations aren’t ready to deal with a major pandemic, according to a new report from an international monitoring bod

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Governments and international organizations aren’t ready to deal with a major pandemic, according to a new report from an international monitoring body.In its first annual report, the Global Preparedness Monitoring Board found that the world is at “acute risk for devastating regional or global disease epidemics or pandemics that not only cause loss of life but upend economies and create social chaos.”Story continues below

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