The R2HC programme aims to improve health outcomes by strengthening the evidence base for public health interventions in humanitarian crises.
The latest progress towards improving co-ordination and prioritisation of WASH research - including the recent article published by Conflict and Health which sets out research priorities for humanitarian WASH, and the Global WASH Cluster's new Technical Working Group (TWiG).
Elrha has co-edited the upcoming edition of ODI’s Humanitarian Exchange magazine – a special edition focusing on evidence-based mental health and psychosocial support (MHPSS) for people affected by crises.
Enabling women and girls to manage their periods is increasingly on the radar of humanitarian agencies but is still taboo and easily neglected when faced with more immediate crises within emergency settings. To address the range of challenges, more time must be spent listening to what women need...
Update from IRC on the testing of a treatment protocol that allows for children suffering SAM & MAM to be treated in the same location using a streamlined Combined Protocol.
From the Front Lines: A Surgeon on Increasing Access to Emergency C-Sections When No Anesthetist is Available
In May 2018, the project welcomed a team of ten clinicians from the Turkana County hospitals to Sagam Community Hospital for a week's ESM-Ketamine training course.
How best to ensure Emergency Departments are properly prepared for extreme heat events, and how vulnerable people can be forewarned and protect themselves