Health in Humanitarian Crises – free online course at

This video is from ‘Health in Humanitarian Crises’ is a free online course by The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine available on

Humanitarian crises due to armed conflict, natural disasters, disease outbreaks and other hazards are a major and growing contributor to ill-health and vulnerability worldwide, and their continuing effects on health and health systems can undermine decades of social development.

This free online course is designed to answer key questions including:
• What are the key health needs in humanitarian crises?
• How can we develop responses to health needs in humanitarian settings with maximum impact?
• How will we respond to health needs in the future?


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