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

Public Health for Mass Gatherings: Key Considerations


Publication details

Number of pages: 180
Publication date: 2015
Languages: English


This document provides an update to the Communicable disease alert and response for mass gatherings: key considerations report, June 2008.

This new version builds on the expertize gained across the global mass gathering (MG) community since 2008. It has also been expanded to cover more than communicable diseases and includes new areas such as legacy environmental health and different contexts such as unplanned mass gatherings (MGs).