Humanitarian Health Action

Health in Emergencies - Newsletter

Health in Emergencies promoted WHO’s work in preparedness and response to disasters and conflict and post-conflict situations, and raised awareness of good practice in emergency health management in humanitarian emergencies.

The Newsletter is not produced anymore but more information on HAC’s activities can be found in the Monthly Highlights.

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To know more about HAC’s activities, please send an e-mail to crises@who.int.


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.