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Rapid review of the inclusion of people with disabilities and older people in gender-based violence humanitarian interventions

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Promising practices for disability and older age inclusion in gender-based violence programs in humanitarian settings are largely focused on women and girls with disabilities. Such practices include:

Integrating questions on disability into needs assessments;

Developing training and tools on disability inclusion for GBV practitioners;

Organizations of women with …

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Rapid review of disability and older age inclusion in humanitarian WASH interventions

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People with disabilities and older people continue to face barriers in realising their right to access water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH).
People with disabilities and older people make up significant population groups, however, they are disproportionately affected by and amongst the …

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Los cortes de energía, eventos extremos y salud

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Se descubrió que los cortes de energía tienen un impacto en la salud de diferentes niveles, y los temas recurrentes son que después de un corte de energía, los servicios de atención médica y los servicios de primera línea se vuelven …

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Coupures de courant, évènements extrêmes et santé

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Il a été démontré que les coupures de courant affectent la santé à différents niveaux, avec des thèmes récurrents indiquant la difficulté de contacter les services de santé et de première ligne suite à une coupure de courant. Les preuves et …

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Power outages, extreme events and health: a systematic review of the literature from 2011-2012

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Power outages were found to impact health on different levels, with recurring themes being that following a power outages healthcare services and frontlines services become difficult to access. Current evidence and knowledge on the topic was assessed to be of overall …

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Rééducation médicale et catastrophes naturelles : un examen systématique

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Il est nécessaire d’intégrer la rééducation médicale dans la planification des réponses et la gestion des catastrophes pour les catastrophes naturelles à venir.  Un meilleur accès à la rééducation, ainsi que l’investissement dans des infrastructures durables et l’éducation es véritablement crucial.
Nous …

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Handicap et rééducation sanitaire dans le contexte de l’aide humanitaire internationale

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Il existe peu de données scientifiques sur l’efficacité des interventions  de rééducation sanitaire suite aux catastrophes naturelles. On sait toutefois que le nombre absolu de blessure ainsi que le ratio des blessures mortelles dans les catastrophes naturelles ont considérablement augmenté au cours …

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Medical rehabilitation in natural disasters: a systematic review

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There is a need to incorporate medical rehabilitation into response planning and disaster management for future natural catastrophes.  Access to rehabilitation and investment in sustainable infrastructure and education is crucial.
An evidence-based overview for effectiveness of medical rehabilitation intervention in natural disaster survivors and …

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Disability and Health Related Rehabilitation in International Disaster Relief

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Little scientific evidence on the effectiveness of health-related rehabilitation interventions following natural disaster exists. It is known, however, that absolute numbers of injuries as well as injury to death ratios in natural disasters have increased significantly over the last 40 years and that persons with pre-existing …

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