The Global Influenza Programme (GIP) provides Member States with strategic guidance, technical support and coordination of activities essential to make their health systems better prepared against seasonal, zoonotic and pandemic influenza threats to populations and individuals.

In focus


  • 27 June to 1 July 2016

    Meeting of the Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP) Review Group

  • 28 to 30 June 2016

    WHO Technical Meeting on Piloting RSV Surveillance based on the Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System

  • 11 to 14 July 2016

    WHO meetings on influenza disease mortality and morbidity

    11 July - Workshop on Global Estimates of Influenza-Associated Mortality
    12 July to 13 July am - Consultation on National, Regional and Global Estimates of the Burden of Influenza Disease
    13 July pm to 14 July - Workshop on Improving National Estimates of the Burden of Influenza Disease in the Context of Scientific Writing