Humanitarian Health Action

Donor centre archive 2004


  • Philippines
    Tropical Depression "Winnie" triggered massive floods in northern and central Philippines. As of 6 December, reports indicate that more than 637 persons are dead, 255 are injured, and 630 are missing.

Reform of WHO’s emergency capacities

WHO is undergoing substantial reform to ensure the Organization's emergency capacities are fit for purpose

Emergency Response Framework (ERF)

ERF is to clarify WHO’s roles and responsibilities and to provide a common approach for its work in emergencies.