Cover Image
close this bookHandbook for Emergencies - Second Edition (UNHCR, 1999, 414 p.)
close this folder14. Health
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentOverview
View the documentIntroduction
View the documentHealth Assessment, Planning, Monitoring and Surveillance
View the documentMain Health Programmes
View the documentOrganization of Refugee Health Care
View the documentHuman Resources and Coordination
View the documentKey References
View the documentAnnexes

Key References

An Inter-agency Field Manual on Reproductive Health in Refugee Situations, 1995. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Geneva. To be updated in 1999.

Essential Drugs Manual: Guidelines for the Use of Drugs in Refugee Settings and UNHCR List of Essential Drugs, Geneva, 1989.

Famine-affected, Refugee, and Displaced Populations: Recommendations for Public Health Issues, July 24, 1992/Vol.41/No. RR-13. The Centers for Disease Control, (CDC).

Guidelines for Tuberculosis Control in Refugees and Displaced Populations, 1996 World Health Organization and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Guidelines for HIV Interventions in Emergency Settings, 1996 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNAIDS and WHO, Geneva.

Manual of Mental Health of Refugees, 1996 World Health Organization and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.

Sexual Violence against Refugees, Guidelines on Prevention and Response, 1995 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Geneva.

UNHCR, IOMIFOM (83/97; 90/97), Policies on Harmful Traditional Practices, 1997 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Geneva.

Vector and Pest Control in Refugee Situations, April, 1997 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Geneva.