Humanitarian Health Action

Donor centre archive 2004

Countries/territories

  • 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.

Events

Health care and violence: the need for effective protection

NEW YORK/GENEVA ¦ 25 September 2014 – Read the statement from WHO condeming rising violence against health care workers and patients at a high-level debate on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.

Emergency Response Framework (ERF)

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