Scaling up the community-based health workforce for emergencies

This joint statement by the Global Health Workforce Alliance outlines the pivotal role of the community based health workforce in building resilience to disasters, and advocates the scaling-up, training and involvement of community health workers and reinforcing the community-based health workforce. In addition, the joint statement provides a range of concrete country examples of community-based health workforce in action.
Date:
2011
Pages:
7 p.
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Keywords

Themes:
Community-based DRR, Health & Health Facilities, Social Impacts & Resilience

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