Pandemic Archive

Damascus Water Shortage Risks Pandemic

Toronto, ON-  UOSSM is deeply concerned with the water shortage in Damascus which puts 4 million civilians at great risk. The two primary sources of drinking water- Wadi Barada and Ain-el-Fijah which provide water for 70 percent of the population of Damascus, were attacked and heavily damaged. They have not been operational since December 22.

Preparing for the Next Pandemic: Fear Cannot be our Motivation

WHO’s Chan: national and local capacity must be built to prevent economic, growth and stability issues that arise from health crises William H. Gates III: Surveillance and primary care are critical to building resiliency World Economic Forum is launching a two-year initiative to manage the risk and impact of future epidemics through optimized public-private cooperation