Guide for Effective Aid - Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO)

The South American branch of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has prepared a set of guidelines to assist relief organisations in sending effective aid to support disasters. The guidelines advise on what a relief organisation should do immediately after a disaster. Also listed are items that organisations are discouraged from sending.

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Partnership types

Standards and guidelines development

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Disasters and humanitarian affairs