Project details

Name:
CAERUS
Title:
Evidence based policy for post crisis
Stability: bridging the gap
Theme:
SEC-2013.4.3-1 SEC-2013.4.3-1
Start date:
TBA
Duration:
36 months

Project funding

This project has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under the grant agreement 607960

Bridging the gap

Natural disasters and civil conflict are the most common causes of acute crises around the world. Earthquakes, floods, droughts, protracted civil violence bring with them not only immediate death, injuries and losses of livelihoods but they bring about serious knock on effects such as migration, famines, chronic instability, small arms proliferation and unemployment. All of these are both underpinned and aggravated by the lack of basic social services such as health and education, pushing the communities further down the spiral of hopelessness.

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Non-State Armed Groups, Health and Healthcare

In 2005, all WHO Member States made the commitment to achieve universal health coverage. The commitment was a collective expression of the belief that all people should have access to the health services which they need without risk of financial ruin or impoverishment and that working towards universal health coverage is a powerful mechanism for achieving and promoting human development. - Read More

In 2005, all WHO Member States made the commitment to achieve universal health coverage. The commitment was a collective expression of the belief that all people should have access to the health services which they need without risk of financial ruin or impoverishment and that working towards universal health coverage is a powerful mechanism for achieving and promoting human development. - Read More