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Use of evidence in the humanitarian sector: A practice guide

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Use of evidence in the humanitarian sector: A practice guide
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Evidence coming from research and evaluation can help you understand what works, where, why and for whom. It can also tell you what does not work, and help you avoid …

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Prevention and treatment of acute malnutrition in emergencies and humanitarian crises


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This collection was first published on 12 March 2018. Last updated 8 January 2019.
Evidence Aid and a consortium of our partners are pleased to bring you this special collection of systematic reviews relevant to nutrition in emergencies …

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Resources for earthquakes


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Last updated: 13 September 2018
Following the 6.2 magnitude earthquake that struck central Italy on 24 August, 2016, access to the Cochrane Library was made free for 60 days for anyone accessing from an IP address within the Lazio region of Italy.
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The health of refugees and asylum seekers in Europe


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12 February, 2016; Last updated 9 January 2019
In 2015 over one million people arrived in Europe by sea, mostly originating from Syria. In the same year 3,771 people went missing or died attempting to reach safety in …

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Resources following Ebola outbreak in West Africa

Collecting ebola samples

Last updated: 19 March 2019
The outbreak of the Ebola-virus epidemic is a human catastrophe, taking place in some of the world’s poorest countries. Evidence Aid is working with partners to compile evidence-based resources that might help with the response and improve communication …

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