Immediate and sustained action and funding is needed if the world is to be prepared for an influenza pandemic, the World Health Organisation has said.

The organisation said stocks of influenza vaccines were several billion doses short and could lead to a public health crisis if not resolved in three to five years.

A global action plan has been compiled by experts from regulatory authorities, immunisation programmes and vaccine manufacturers.

http://www.who.int/vaccines-documents/DocsPDF06/863.pdf
Immediate and sustained action and funding is needed if the world is to be prepared for an influenza pandemic, the World Health Organisation has said.

The organisation said stocks of influenza vaccines were several billion doses short and could lead to a public health crisis if not resolved in three to five years.

A global action plan has been compiled by experts from regulatory authorities, immunisation programmes and vaccine manufacturers.

http://www.who.int/vaccines-documents/DocsPDF06/863.pdf