Humanitarian Health Action

South Asia earthquake: media centre

WHO Country Office in Pakistan

27 October

Much accomplished - and far to go

WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean

12 October 2005

WHO Regional Director of the Eastern Mediterranean Region visits quake hit areas of Mansehra

WHO headquarters

28 October 2005

WHO calls for more funds for health to avoid 2nd wave of deaths from Pakistan earthquake

19 October 2005

WHO health briefing from the earthquake emergency in Pakistan

18 October 2005

WHO health briefing from the earthquake emergency in Pakistan

17 October 2005

WHO health briefing form the earthquake emergency in Pakistan

Events

Disaster Reduction Day highlights needs and roles of older people in emergencies

International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction - 13 October

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.