The World Health Organization (WHO) Saturday launched a workshop in Tripoli to assess the disease Early Warning Alert and Response Network (EWARN) in Libya using WHO protocols.

The WHO explained that the two-day workshop was implemented in cooperation with the Ministry of Health, the National Centre for Disease Control, and independent evaluators from academic institutions.

It also noted that the event, which was sponsored by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was facilitated by experts from the WHO regional office in Cairo.