Humanitarian Health Action

Guidelines for public health topics in crises

There are essential pieces of information for effetive crises preparedness and intervention. This section provides up-to date technical guidance on public health topics for emergency preparedness and response.

Events

WHO condemns rising violence against health care workers, patients

NEW YORK/GENEVA ¦ 25 September 2014 – “Health care and violence: the need for effective protection” 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.