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The CDC India Country Office in partnership with the Government of India recognize the need to develop a national and sub-national public health emergency operation centers (PHEOCs) to prepare for and responding to public health threats in order to support development of emergency management capacity both bilaterally and in support of global health security activities. Providing a comprehensive phased approach from initial EOC capacity development to a fully functional and sustainable PHEOC supports the preparedness and response capabilities for key Ministry of Health organizations and augmenting departments staff and may include other inter-ministerial stakeholders. This will facilitate improved capacity to respond to public health emergencies.
Given the need for increased human resources in knowledge, skills, and experience in emergency management and preparedness within the CDC India office to meet the significant demands of the current COVID-19 outbreak in India, this contract will focus on a comprehensive package of emergency management and preparedness services to support both the US Embassy in New Delhi and the Government of India in for the form of dedicated emergency management specialist. This position will address the urgent need for public health emergency management capacity development for India, immediately applicable to the COVID-19 response and for future public health incidents and events. Parties involved include Global Emergency Management Capacity Development in the Division of Emergency Operations, Center for Preparedness and Response, at the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention in Atlanta, GA, has the overall responsibility and technical expertise for leading public health emergency management capacity development. Subject matter experts from a variety of aspects of Public Health Emergency Management (PHEM )will be coordinated through GEMCD.
Overall objectives include to onboard two local contractors to provide emergency management technical support to the US Embassy Mission and Government of India (GOI) in development of expanded preparedness and response capacity in support of COVID-19.
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