Ep. 739: First Step Towards a Global Pandemic Response Treaty

The World Health Assembly held a Special Session to kickstart a process to draft a global treaty geared towards pandemic management. Priyal and Ruturaj discuss the need, scope, and history of such international instruments.

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Suggested readings:

1. How the world failed to curb COVID

2. Book: Emperor of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee

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