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Strengthen the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks.

Could this be your career mission?

Below are employers you could work for, occupations they employ, and education and training programs to prepare you to achieve this target.
Job Candidate
  1. Community Health Centers: Provide primary healthcare services and often engage in community health education and awareness.

  2. Non-Governmental Organizations: Work at the community level to strengthen health systems and response capacities.

  3. Community-Based Disaster Preparedness Groups: Prepare communities for disasters, including health emergencies, by conducting drills, training, and raising awareness.

  4. Volunteer Health Promoters: Disseminate health information, raise awareness, and provide support during health emergencies.

  5. Neighborhood Watch and Community Groups: Promote community engagement and can serve as channels for communication during health emergencies.

  6. Faith-Based Organizations: Engage in community health initiatives, including awareness campaigns and support during health crises.

  7. Community Health Worker Networks: Serve as liaisons between the formal healthcare system and communities, providing education and early detection.

  8. Local Environmental and Public Health Agencies: Monitor and address local environmental factors that may contribute to health risks.

  9. School Health Programs: Educate students and their families about health, hygiene, and disease prevention.

  10. Community-Based Research Initiatives: Involve communities in health research, surveillance, and data collection, fostering a sense of ownership and awareness.

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