Humanitarian Health Action

Inter-agency collaboration

Agreements

WHO - International Medical Corps (IMC) Letter of Understanding

The International Medical Corps Presidendt and Chief Executive Officer Ms Nancy A. Aossey and WHO Assistant Director-General, Health Action in Crises Dr Ala Alwan signed a letter of understanding bi 31 January 2008.

Letter of collaboration between the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Cresent Societies IFRC and WHO

Memorandum of Understanding for collaboration between the WHO/AFRO and IFRC

The World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHO/AFRO) and the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Cresent Societies signed 11 May 2007 a memorandum of understanding for collaboration.

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Humanitarian Reform

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.