Disease Control in Humanitarian Emergencies

Tuberculosis care and control in refugee and displaced populations: an interagency field manual

World Health Organization

Publication details

Number of pages: xv, 102
Publication date: 2007
Languages: English



DCE sets standards and develops guidelines which present recommendations intended to assist public health professionals to make informed decisions regarding communicable disease prevention and control in the context of humanitarian emergencies.  They include a reference field manual on communicable disease control in emergencies. DCE also collaborates with other WHO departments on disease-specific and cross-cutting guidelines in emergencies, including for malaria, TB, and child health.