The Indo-Pacific Centre for Health Security is charged with driving change and innovation in health security policy and practice.

To best prepare for emerging health threats in our region we need new ideas, better ways to strengthen health systems and to cooperate across borders. 

Our investments will:

Promote global and regional cooperation Catalyse international responses Apply Australia's strengths in health security Accellerate access to new and effective tools


White Paper: Guarding against global health risks

The Government’s Foreign Policy White Paper outlines health security as a threat to economic and human development, and commits to preventing and responding to the introduction and spread of infectious diseases.