Wednesday, May 5, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom
Topic: Great Decisions 2021 Chapter 7: The World Health Organization’s response to Covid-19
Facilitator: Jane Sisk
The Covid-19 pandemic has thrust the World Health Organization (WHO) into the limelight, for better and for worse. While some of the Trump administration’s criticism of the organization is unfair, the response to the early stages of the pandemic left many experts wanting more from the WHO. What is the WHO’s role in responding to international pandemics? What can be done to improve the WHO’s response to future global health crises?
We will watch the Great Decisions video and follow it up with a discussion led by Jane Sisk.