Australian Volunteers with the Australian Health Security Corps committed to people-centred public health in Cambodia

16 October 2018

Stephanie Wheeler and Yasmin Lisson, who deployed as part of the Indo-Pacific Centre’s Health Security Corps, reflect upon their assignments in the Cambodian public health system, including the challenges of being a female volunteer in a male dominated industry, and commending the health security industry’s commitment to leaving no one behind. Stephanie and Yasmin worked with Ministry of Health to implement of a range of systems and activities, including developing guidelines and risk communication plans, initiating the new Incident Management System, and supporting the annual review of the International Health Regulations (2005) and Cambodia’s National Work Plan (2016-2020).

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Last Updated: 16 October 2018