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Community Health in Emergencies and Humanitarian Settings

Globally, health outcomes for mothers and children have improved with unprecedented speed in recent decades. However, the impressive gains are not consistent across the world. In humanitarian and fragile settings, community health supports bridget the existing gaps in access to health services. This document provides an overview of community health in humanitarian settings, UNICEF's response and programmatic priorities, and the way forward.

Source

UNICEF

Area of Work

Health

Type

Technical Notes or Guidelines

Language

English

Year Published

2021

Last Checked

02/08/2021

DD/MM/YYYY

Region

Global