WFP and Influenza Pandemics
Epidemiologists have been telling us for some time that we may face an influenza pandemic.
Recent concerns over A/H1N1 influenza focused the world's attention on the need for agencies like WFP to have contingency plans. Here is Peter Scott-Bowden, head of WFP's Pandemic Response unit, answering questions about WFP's preparedness.
2. What measures has WFP taken to prepare for pandemic flu?
3. Has WFP been affected by infectious disease pandemics in the past?