about MEDBOX

MEDBOX is an innovative online library aimed at improving the quality of healthcare in humanitarian action, worldwide.  

MEDBOX is initiated and operated by the Medical Mission Institute (www.medmissio.de) and is meanwhile supported by international agencies and scientific institutions active in humanitarian assistance and development.

MEDBOX collates the increasing number of professional guidelines, textbooks and practical documents on health action available online today and brings these into the hands of humanitarian aid workers: when they need it, where they need it. MEDBOX is constantly updated. We are keen to receiving more documents, training materials and presentations relevant to improve the quality of health action! Your feedback is valuable to us, so do get in touch if you have something you'd like to share with us to improve on, and maximize, our collaborative space. Please send your comments to: info@medbox.org

MEDBOX is an independent platform providing information free of charge. We are dependent on your financial support for the continuous management and quality assurance of the website. Please support us to continue this project! 


MEDBOX, the largest open source online-library for health-related humanitarian action and development assistance has gone mobile. Access our collection comprising over 6220 useful guidelines, reports, infographics, training materials etc. via your Smartphone – anywhere, anytime and for FREE!

Download the new app from Google Play: http://app.medbox.org

MEDBOX now listed as kindred organization of Research4Life

We proudly announce our nomination as kindred organization of Research4Life, the platform formed by HINARI (Research in Health), AGORA (Research in Agriculture), OARE (Research in the Environment) and ARDI (Research for Development and Innovation).

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