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Vaccination in Acute Humanitarian Emergencies - A Framework for Decision Making

World Health Organization, (2018)


Humanitarian emergencies, regardless of type and cause, have a number of common risk factors for communicable diseases inextricably linked to excess risk of morbidity and mortality which can come from vaccine–preventable diseases (VPDs). The reduction of VPDs is a significant aim of public-health interventions during crises. The WHO Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on Immunization carried out a comprehensive review of evidence on vaccination decision-making processes and considerations in humanitarian emergencies.
https://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/re...


The Interagency Emergency Health Kit 2011

World Health Organization, Eds.: WHO et al., (2011)


Interagency Guidelines; Medicines and medical devices for 10 000 people for approximately three month.
http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2011/9789241...


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