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Understanding the norms and practices of pathogen-sharing to improve global health security

  • Timeline: December 2018 – November 2020
  • Keywords: pathogen-sharing, health security, infectious diseases, global governance
  • Funding Organisation: Swiss Network for International Studies

Abstract

This projects aims to answer three research questions: 

(1) How can pathogen- and benefit-sharing practices be measured, described and meaningfully assessed?

(2) What are the most important determinants of pathogen-sharing and non-sharing?

(3) What specific global governance tools and instruments are likely to be most effective?

 

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