Health Diplomacy in Pandemical Times

  title={Health Diplomacy in Pandemical Times},
  author={Tanisha M. Fazal},
  journal={International Organization},
  pages={E78 - E97}
  • T. Fazal
  • Published 1 December 2020
  • Political Science
  • International Organization
Abstract One likely effect of the COVID-19 pandemic will be an increased focus on health diplomacy, a topic that has rarely been taken up by international relations scholars. After reviewing existing literature on health diplomacy, I argue for the utility of distinguishing states’ aims from their practices of health diplomacy in advancing our understanding of when states engage in health diplomacy with a bilateral, regional, or global scope. The recent history of twenty-first century infectious… Expand
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