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WHO Afghanistan EHA Monthly Programme Update (November 2015)


Key Updates:

  • Joint assessment of health facilities affected by the 7.6 magnitude earthquake that struck in late October has been completed - health facilities in Nangarhar, Kunar and Laghman provinces need renovation 
  • WHO assessed post-conflict health care services in Kunduz, with a particular focus on trauma care
  • Sporadic measles and Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) outbreaks have been reported
  • WHO/EHA visited Logar province to monitor the rehabilitation work of provincial hospitals affected by an explosion in October and replaced damaged medical equipment and supplies 
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
World Health Organization
Original Publication Date: 
03 Dec 2015
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Coordination hub(s): 
National Level Coordination