WHO in the Western Pacific

Health Security and Emergencies

The Division of Health Security and Emergencies (DSE), which was established in July 2010, works towards ensuring public health security in the Western Pacific Region through preparedness planning, prevention, early detection and rapid response to emerging diseases, acute public health events and emergencies.

The Division is composed of three units: Emerging Disease Surveillance and Response; Emergency and Humanitarian Action; and Food Safety.

Contacts

Dr Ailan Li
Director,
Division of Health Security and Emergencies