Global Health Security Agenda

About the Summit


The Global Health Security Agenda is a global effort towards the existence of strong and resilient public health systems that can prevent, detect, and respond to infectious disease threats, wherever they occur in the world. In order to work towards common objective, more than 70 countries international organizations, NGOs and private sector companies have come together and have signed onto the GHSA framework, including Pakistan, to achieve the vision of a world safe and secure from Global health threats posed by infectious diseases.

Our Aims

Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination intends to hold the two days Global Health Security Summit 2024, from January 10-11, 2024, at Islamabad.

Our Objectives

Engage with each other and agree to solutions for making the world safer and future generations healthier.

Conference Hall Prime Minister Secretariat

Event Schedule

Time Agenda Item Speakers

Inaugural Session

9:15 am Guests to be seated
9:40 am Arrival of Chief Guest Ms. Sidra Iqbal
9:45 – 9:50 am National Anthem Recitation from Holy Quran
9:50 – 10:00 am Welcome Remarks & GHS Conference Objectives Secretary, M/o NHSR&C
10:00 – 10:45 am Comments from Dignitaries Global Leaders
10:45 – 11:00 am Keynote Remarks: Pakistan’s Commitment towards GHSA-IHR 2005 Minister, M/o NHSR&C
11:00 – 11:10 am Closing Remarks/Vote of Thanks Director General, M/o NHSR&C
11:10 – 11:30 am Tea Break
Time Agenda Item Speakers

Day 02 - Thursday 11th January, 2024

Thematic Area III: Climate Change and Emerging Public Health Threats

9:15 – 9:35 am Subtheme 02; From paralysis to pragmatism! Synergies between Climate & Health sectors - Regional & LMIC Perspective Speaker 01
Prof. Lea Berrang Ford DD –UKHSA & Head,
Centre for Climate & Health Security : UK
9:35 – 9:55 am Subtheme 01; Climate Change and Public Health threats: Challenges, learnings & opportunities: Global perspective Speaker 02
Dr. Virgile
Jhpiego - US
9:55 – 10:15 am Subtheme 03; Pakistan’s plight-too little contribution too many consequences; Country Perspective Speaker 03
DG / Director Mo Climate Change
10:15 – 10:50 am Panel Discussion / Q&A Moderator
10:50 am – 11:10 am Tea Break

Thematic Area 4: Multisectoral Coordination in Context of “One Health”

We have world expert

Messages from Health Dignitaries

Dr. Nadeem Jan

Dr. Nadeem Jan

Federal Health Minister
Mr. Iftikhar Ali Shallwani

Mr. Iftikhar Ali Shallwani

Federal Secretary Health
Dr. Muhammad Ahmad Kazi

Dr. Muhammad Ahmad Kazi

Director General Health

About GHSA

"The GHSA is a network of nearly 70 countries, as well as international and non-government organizations, and private sector companies, working to secure global health security."

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