The global health community's sluggish response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa indicated that financial analysts, global health experts and private sector actors didn't have a space for effective dialogue, according to World Bank President Jim Yong Kim. How can such a space prevent future pandemics?

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  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.