Medical emergency preparedness

Global Town hall on the Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Town Hall Meeting

Understanding the concern and anxiety of staff, the Secretary-General explained that the gravity of the outbreak has the full attention of the Organization. The Secretary-General reiterated that the Organization has an obligation to protect its personnel and that the health and safety of personnel is his top priority.  In this regard, he emphasized that there are strict protocols in place to protect UN personnel.