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close this bookPandemic Influenza Preparedness and Mitigation in Refugee and Displaced Populations - WHO Guidelines for Humanitarian Agencies (WHO; 2006; 56 pages) View the PDF document
View the documentAcknowledgements
View the document1. Rationale
open this folder and view contents2. Background
View the document3. WHO phases for pandemic influenza
View the document4. Pandemic preparedness and mitigation: The role of humanitarian agencies
open this folder and view contents5. Preparedness during the pandemic alert period (WHO Phases 3-5)
open this folder and view contents6. Pandemic mitigation: Minimizing impact during the pandemic (WHO phase 6)
View the documentAnnex 1: Pandemic preparedness planning checklist for humanitarian agencies
View the documentAnnex 2a: Sample health education messages during a pandemic
View the documentAnnex 2b: Proposed social mobilization activities for different pandemic phases*
View the documentAnnex 3: Infection control procedures
View the documentAnnex 4: Sample configuration: Respiratory health-care facility
View the documentAnnex 5: Disinfectants active against human influenza virus for use in health-care facilities Annex 6:
View the documentAnnex 6: Sample calculations for prepositioning of supplies
View the documentAnnex 7: Advice on use of oseltamivir
View the documentAnnex 8: Key reference documents
View the documentAnnex 9: Glossary

Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Mitigation in Refugee and Displaced Populations - WHO Guidelines for Humanitarian Agencies


Programme on Disease Control in Humanitarian Emergencies Communicable Diseases Cluster

MAY 2006

World Health Organization

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