Brevi considerazioni sul ruolo dell’OMS nel contrasto alla pandemia di Covid-19

The Role of WHO in the fight against Covid-19 Pandemic

  • Simonetta Izzo

Abstract

This article aims to analyze the role of WHO in the fight against Covid-19 as the main international body called to direct and coordinate international public health within the United Nations system. More specifically, that role will be seen in light of the framework of international organizations. After recalling the meaning and scope of the International Health Regulations (2005), the study focuses more closely on the WHO capacity to deal with the ongoing pandemic. As final remarks, the paper examines the role of WHO Member States in allowing to achieve statutory objectives.

Published
Jul 7, 2020
How to Cite
IZZO, Simonetta. Brevi considerazioni sul ruolo dell’OMS nel contrasto alla pandemia di Covid-19. DPCE Online, [S.l.], v. 43, n. 2, july 2020. ISSN 2037-6677. Available at: <http://www.dpceonline.it/index.php/dpceonline/article/view/1001>. Date accessed: 09 aug. 2020.
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II - Sezione Monografica