Decentralising Health Security: Lessons From COVID-19

Panelists at Nigeria Health Watch’s recent Health Security Policy Dialogue themed: Decentralising Health Security, Lessons from COVID-19. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
The The first panel at the Policy Dialogue discussed the performance of epidemic preparedness structures deployed at the national level in response to the pandemic and learnings for sub-national structures. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
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The index COVID-19 case in the country was reported in Ogun State and in a bid to curtail the spread we worked with Lagos State and other neighboring states.- Dr. Festus Soyinka, Director of Public Health at the Ogun State Ministry of Health. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
Peter Hawkins, United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) Country Representative, speaking during the Health Security Policy Dialogue. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Health
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Niniola Williams, the Managing Director of DRASA Health Trust discussing the ways they have supported health security response at the sub-national level. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch
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