Strengthening health security by implementing the International Health Regulations (2005)

IHR E-library

Knowledge, training and resources to support IHR implementation

The E-library for the International Health Regulations provides access to publications and guidelines that may be useful to countries for the development and management of their National Action Plans to fulfill the core capacity requirements listed in IHR Annex 1.

The documents and references* have been grouped into the categories listed below. Within these categories, the documents appear in chronological order of publication. Many of the documents are available in several languages.

Main categories

*Most of these documents are WHO publications, however some have been produced by or in collaboration with WHO Collaborating Centres, other UN agencies and international organizations. We thank them for their invaluable technical contributions.