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close this book Environmental health management after natural disasters
View the document Contents
View the document Foreword
View the document Preface
View the document Acknowledgment
close this folder Part I: The effects of disaster on environmental health
close this folder An overview
View the document Effects of disasters on conditions and services
close this folder Part II: The management of disaster-created environmental health conditions
close this folder Chapter 1: Factors to consider for effective management
View the document Deciding on appropriateness of measures
View the document The timing of emergency measures
close this folder Chapter 2: Phase one: Predisaster health measures
View the document The plan for emergency environmental health operations
close this folder Protective measures
View the document Civil engineering structural damage
View the document Contamination of food and water supplies
View the document Power outage
View the document Transportation failure
View the document Education of personnel and the public
close this folder Chapter 3: Phase two: Measures taken during disaster and in the aftermath
View the document Emergency warning period
View the document Disaster occurrence period
close this folder Immediate postdisaster emergency period
View the document Water supply
View the document Environmental sanitation
View the document Shelter
View the document Food sanitation
View the document Vector control
View the document Personal hygiene
View the document General public information
close this folder Consolidation period
View the document Providing relief agencies with lists of needs
View the document Receiving aid
View the document Distributing aid
View the document Establishing settlements for displaced persons
close this folder Chapter 4: Phase three: Rehabilitation measures
View the document Restoration of lifeline services
close this folder Restoration of essential environmental health surveillance activity
View the document Water quality
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View the document Environmental sanitation
View the document Evaluating the emergency operations action (EOA) plan
close this folder Part III: Annexes
close this folder Annex 1: Developing an environmental health emergency operations plan
View the document Step 1: Identifying organizational resources
View the document Step 2: Vulnerability analysis
View the document Step 3: Allocating resources
View the document Step 4: Protecting personnel
View the document Step 5: Inventory of supplies and equipment
View the document Step 6: Coordination agreements
View the document Step 7: Specifying emergency measures
View the document Step 8: Specifying recovery measures
View the document Step 9: Improving capabilities
close this folder Annex 2: Guidelines for the use of tablet, powder, and liquid disinfectants in emergency situations
close this folder Chlorine compounds
View the document Tablets
View the document Granular calcium hypochlorite
View the document Sodium hypochlorite bleach or "Javel Water"
close this folder Iodine
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View the document Solutions
close this folder Annex 3: Technical guide to environmental health measures taken in response to natural disaster
View the document Evacuation
View the document Relief operations: Tent camps
View the document Relief operations: Buildings
View the document Relief operations: Water supply
View the document Relief operations: Latrines
View the document Relief operations: Refuse disposal
View the document Relief operations: Food sanitation
View the document Relief operations: Stocks
View the document Annex 4: Bibliography

Part III: Annexes