Humanitarian Health Action

Technical guidelines in emergencies

This section of the Health Action in Crises web pages contains technical information for crises and crises management, useful templates and training information, as well as tools to facilitate work in the field.

Emergency risk management for health

Strategies, plans, consultation and documentation for emergency preparedness and risk management.

Capacity building on humanitarian health action

This section contains information regarding training courses for people working in emergencies along with useful training material. The WHO humanitarian health action training strategy and information on Induction Briefings are also listed here.


Manuals, handbooks, tools and references for emergency health management and logistics

Emergency Response Framework (ERF)

ERF is to clarify WHO’s roles and responsibilities and to provide a common approach for its work in emergencies.