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International Biosecurity and Prevention Forum (IBPF)

The International Biosecurity and Prevention Forum is a U.S Government initiative dedicated to preventing the misuse of biological agents as weapons of mass destruction. The initiative focuses on international collaboration and information sharing to enable implementation of biosecurity best practices.

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The new tool spotlights gaps in preparedness, and actions that countries and organizations can take to close them.

While there are a multitude of new and improved efforts to strengthen global preparedness, there remains an overarching need to make sure residual weak spots are identified and that there is global public accountability.

The World Health Organization (WHO) and partners have managed to rapidly set up an effective surveillance system. When the team arrived, there were 153 contacts listed for following - two weeks later there were 400 contacts listed with 94 percent being regularly monitored.

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