Disease Control in Humanitarian Emergencies

Disease control in emergencies: photo gallery

All images may be downloaded and used, provided credit is given to WHO and photographers as mentioned with individual photos.

Internally Displaced Population (IDP) crisis, North-West Frontier Province (NWFP), SWAT Valley, Pakistan
Child looks intently at the camera, Pakistan
WHO/Jan G. Brouwer

A child looks intently at the camera, during IDP crisis, SWAT, Pakistan


Rows of tents in the Buner district camp, Pakistan
WHO/Jan G. Brouwer

Ebola outbreak, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), 2007
WHO staff provide support during ebola outbreak in DRC, 2007
WHO

Jean-Christophe Aze, HQ/GAR Alert and Response Operations, and a colleague, provide WHO logistics support during Ebola outbreak in DRC, 2007.


Public health care workers at an ebola treatment facility, DRC 2007
WHO

Public health care workers at an Ebola treatment facility, DRC 2007.


Cholera outbreak, Zimbabwe, 2008
A nurse administers treatment to a patient during the cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe, 2008
WHO/Paul Garwood

Nurse Diki Dudzai checks the intravenous (IV) fluid infusion for a cholera patient at the Katanga Utano Cholera Treatment Centre in the district of Norton, about 40 kilometres from Harare. WHO delivered supplies of IV fluids and other materials to the clinic, which opened one day after the first cholera-related death in the town was reported.


A doctor administers treatment to a cholera patient at a treatment centre during the Cholera outbreak, Zimbabwe, 2008
WHO/Paul Garwood

A staff member of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) checks patients' intravenous (IV) fluid infusions at the Beatrice Road Infectious Diseases Clinic in Harare. The clinic has established a cholera treatment centre.


Cholera outbreak, Kivu, Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), 2008
WHO/Goma staff talk with a family living in the Kibati camp, Democratic Republic of Congo
WHO/Chris Black

Dr Jean Marc Mambidi of the WHO Goma office talks with a family living in the Kibati camp, located 10km from Goma, capital of the North Kivu province in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. The camp is home to some 18,000 people displaced by fighting.


WHO water and sanitation engineer at a water distribution point in the Kibati camp, Democratic Republic of Congo
WHO/Chris Black

WHO water and sanitation engineer, Yves Chartier, at a water distribution point in the Kibati camp, home to 18,000 people and located 10km from Goma, in Eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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