More than 100 outbreaks occur around the world daily and can spread worldwide in just 36 hours due to increased global travel. We all have a responsibility to support epidemic preparedness.

On PreventEpidemics.org, you can get informed, share information and discover how you can join in to raise awareness and advocate for epidemic preparedness.

Latvia has had:

How Prepared Is Latvia?

73

Work to Do

Latvia has work to do to prepare for the next epidemic. They are committed to improving preparedness, but an outbreak today could cause deaths and cross borders.

Latvia has published their JEE results and is working to develop a National Action Plan to address gaps.

What Are Latvia's Strengths & Gaps?

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Top Strengths

Preparedness areas that a country has established to find, stop and prevent health threats. Learn More

Immunization
Food Safety
Preparedness

Top Gaps

Gaps are areas that the country should prioritize to improve so they will be better prepared to find, stop and prevent epidemics. Learn More

Workforce Development
Biosafety and Biosecurity
Risk Communication

Are Your Neighbors Ready?

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Epidemic preparedness is not just about your country; it’s a global issue. Right now Latvia is not ready for an epidemic. What happens when an epidemic breaks out in Belarus, Estonia, Lithuania, Russian Federation and Sweden?

Neighboring Countries ReadyScore Status
Lithuania

74

Work to Do
Estonia

-

Pending
Sweden

-

Pending
Belarus

?

Unknown
Russian Federation

?

Unknown

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