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International Emergency and Refugee Health Branch 

IERHB brings public health and epidemiologic principles to the aid of populations affected by complex humanitarian emergencies.

Featured Spotlights

CDC/WFP Survey Urges Immediate Action
to Stem Growing Health Crisis for Sudanese Families

Pacific Health Summit for Sustainable Disaster Risk Management

CDC Survey Shows Sudanese Refugee Children at High Risk for Illness and Death

The 2nd Conference on Public Health
      and War-related Injuries

Featured Publications

Death and Injury From Landmines and Unexploded Ordnance in Afghanistan

The Mental Health of Guatemalan Refugees in Mexico

Letter from Basrah: Challenges for Communicable Disease Surveillance and Control in Southern Iraq

Lack of Hospital Preparedness for Chemical Terrorism in a Major US City: 1996-2000

News from the Humanitarian Health Community

ReliefWeb United Nations Department of Humanitarian Affairs (DHA)

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