First International Avian and Human Influenza Simulation Exercise Paris, France 28-29 March 2007



The first UNWTO Avian and Human Influenza simulation exercise was organized in Paris on the 28 and 29 of March 2007, in joint collaboration with the Risk Assessment Management (RAM) group, chaired by France. This unique exercise was attended by the avian flu coordinators of Europe, Africa, and the Middle-East along with members of the Tourism Emergency Response Network (TERN) as well as related United Nations agencies of which the UN System Influenza Coordination (UNSIC), in particular, played a vital role.