Why the Taiwan Covid model works (International relations, Ethics, Indian Express)

Context:- Taiwan’s strategy and her learning from the SARS outbreak shows how country can learn from the history.

  • nationwide infectious disease healthcare network
    • legal authority for transferring patients with highly contagious diseases
  • By acting early and effectively
  • Taiwan implemented flexible adjustments for related quarantine measures
  • public trust and cooperation with the government’s response
  • principles of reasonable response
  •  Taiwan’s longstanding contributions to the international community
    • in public health
    • disease prevention
    • the human right to health
    • and to include Taiwan in WHO.
  • What India can learn
    • An effective political response.
    • A central disease surveillance system.
    • A cooperation among center and states.
    • An effective quarantine mechanism
    • Peoples response.

 

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