Topic : Health.
5) Discuss the Objectives of recently unveiled Global Health Security Strategy by the US. Also discuss its significance.(250 words)
Why this question:
The United States government recently unveiled the Global Health Security Strategy, a first of its kind strategy to prevent, detect and respond to threats from infectious diseases occurring naturally or accidentally.
Key demand of the question:
The answer must provide for a detailed narration of Global Health Security Strategy as unveiled by the US. Discuss its significance in detail.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer
In a few introductory lines discuss the importance of Global Health Security Strategy.
Answers must discuss the following aspects:
- What are the objectives of Global Health Security Strategy? – It is a first of its kind strategy to prevent, detect and respond to biological threats from infectious diseases occurring naturally or accidentally, in an effort to help improve the world’s ability to stop deadly outbreaks before they spread between countries.
- Goals of the strategy?
- strengthen partner country global health security capacities,
- increase international support for global health security and
- a homeland prepared and resilient against global health threats.
- Significance of such a step.
- What should be India’s role?
Conclude with way forward.