Building Resilience to Future Outbreaks: Infectious Disease Risk Financing Solutions for the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Region

Publication | January 2022

This study provides a review of infectious disease risk financing schemes to draw lessons and recommend solutions for the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) member countries.

  • US$24.00 (paperback)

CAREC region was badly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Prearranged financing for shock events greatly enhances the cost-efficiency and effectiveness of response, but this was virtually nonexistent for infectious diseases risk prior to the COVID-19 outbreak. The study offers some recommendations to strengthen the disaster risk management strategies and public sector budget resilience of CAREC member countries.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Infectious Disease Risk Profile
  • Principles of Infectious Disease Risk Financing
  • Case Studies of Infectious Disease Risk Financing
  • Public–Private Partnerships
  • Recommendations for the CAREC Region

Additional Details

  • Health
  • COVID-19
  • Regional cooperation and integration
  • Afghanistan
  • Azerbaijan
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Georgia
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyz Republic
  • Mongolia
  • Pakistan
  • Tajikistan
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan
  • 52
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS220010-2
  • 978-92-9269-336-7 (print)
  • 978-92-9269-337-4 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9269-338-1 (ebook)

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