European Biosafety Association (EBSA)
EBSA is a not for profit organisation which aims to represent those working in the field of biosafety and associated activities and to provide a forum for the discussion and debate of issues of concern. A number of key experts in EBSA supported ECDC as part of a grant (ECDC BioRisk Expert Group - BRICK)in some joint activities related to capacity building and overview of key documents and relevant links for the public health sector.
Global Health Security Initiative (GSHI)
Initiative to share information and coordinate efforts to improve global health security, to fight bioterrorism. Global Health Security Action Group (international partnership) (GHSAG). GSHI established an action group of senior officials to develop and implement concrete actions to improve global health security.