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.
17 - 19 July 2017
Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2018-2019 northern hemisphere influenza season
Recommended composition of influenza virus vaccines for use in the 2018 southern hemisphere influenza season
Antigenic and genetic characteristics zoonotic influenza viruses and candidate vaccine viruses developed for potential use in human vaccines
Recent journal publication
- Zhang W, Wood J. The Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System (GISRS) -65 years of building trust and sharing and a role model for global health security. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2018 Feb 13. doi: 10.1111/irv.12548
- Monto, A. S. (2018), Reflections on The Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System (GISRS) at 65 Years: An Expanding Framework for Influenza Detection, Prevention and Control. Influenza Other Respi Viruses, 12: 10–12. doi:10.1111/irv.12511