Managing environmental health risks in emergencies

Emergencies, conflicts, and disasters happen frequently, including natural disasters, chemical or radiological incidents, complex emergencies, and deliberate events. A substantial fraction of the disease burden derived from these events is attributable to environmental risk factors.

This site presents relevant information regarding the main environmental risks to health during emergencies. It also addresses the different phases of the disaster management cycle for environmental health emergencies:

Informations essentielles sur l'OMS

Directeur général
Direction générale

Gouvernance de l'OMS
Constitution de l'OMS, Conseil exécutif et Assemblée mondiale de la Santé

Centre des médias
Informations, événements, aide-mémoire, contacts et multimédia

Voyages internationaux et santé
Recommandations utiles pour les voyages, vaccinations obligatoires

Rapport sur la santé dans le monde
Rapport annuel sur la santé publique mondiale et statistiques essentielles