Source: United Nations (Video News)
With an Ebola outbreak ongoing in the neighbouring Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2019, authorities in Uganda stepped up their health and response systems in readiness of possible important of the deadly virus. This investment in epidemic preparedness paid dividends, protecting Uganda citizens from an outbreak of Ebola.
Learn More: https://www.afro.who.int/news/ebola-response-bolsters-ugandas-covid-19-fight
International Day: https://www.un.org/en/observances/epidemic-preparedness-day