Global Threats

Imagine you are a nurse working with Doctors Without Borders to address an emerging global health issue in a specific region of the world. You are preparing to travel to the region to improve an issue or illness.

Create a 7- to 10-slide presentation, with detailed speaker notes, analyzing emerging global health issues related to the country or region of world of your choice. In your presentation:

o Analyze the cause of the issue or illness. Consider:
• Individual issues (e.g., personal cleanliness )
• Community (e.g., resources, demographics)
• Family roles and structures (e.g., single-family households)
• Culture (e.g., values, beliefs)
• Environmental issues (e.g., access to technology and health care, geographic concerns)

o Examine the factors that continue to exacerbate the issue or illness. Consider:
• Individual
• Community
• Culture
• Environmental

o Create an action plan to improve the issue or illness. Consider:
• Education
• Communication
• Relief workers
• Technology