COVID-19; now Monkey Pox; the world ignored public health until COVID-19 when the once in a century “Pandemic” caught all countries on the backfoot, yes detrimental to human beings, off guard. What did we learn? What Guidance do we need to ensure we have efficienct, able, effective, scientific/knowledge based research, Public Health provision? What does Dr Tedros (WHO) have to say? We all know him now. We need to listen to his experience based advice.