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Important statistics

75% of emerging human diseases 

are zoonotic (animal to human)

300% increase in outbreaks

seen in zoonotic diseases over the past 30 years

~2.5 billion cases of illness and 2.7 million deaths

from zoonoses every year

540,000 - 850,000 unknown viruses

existing in nature are estimated to be zoonotic 

Impact

Prevent-Detect-Respond-Recover

The mission in development is aiming for:
  • A higher level of health security for Australia and the Asia-Pacific region;
  • Increased sovereign capabilities and supply chain integrity;
  • Opportunities for jobs and growth; and
  • Less of an economic and social impact from future outbreaks.

Impact

Prevent-Detect-Respond-Recover

The mission in development is aiming for:
  • A higher level of health security for Australia and the Asia-Pacific region;
  • Increased sovereign capabilities and supply chain integrity;
  • Opportunities for jobs and growth; and
  • Less of an economic and social impact from future outbreaks.

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