control capacity

29 Jun: Enhancing EU’s disease prevention and control capacity

(Source: European Parliament)

Inclusion of major non-communicable diseases such as cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes and mental illnessAn EU Health Task Force in coordination with the Union Civil Protection MechanismReinforced cooperation between EU bodies and national and international counterparts

MEPs want to extend the mandate of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control to better anticipate, prepare for and manage future health threats.

The Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) adopted on Tuesday, with 67 votes in favour, 8 against and 1 abstention, its position on reinforcing the mandate of the European Centre for Disease Prevention …