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The response to the 2015 Nepal earthquakes: the value of preparedness [YouTube]
Abstract:
Thanks to the preparations Nepal’s government had made with support from WHO and its partners, when the earthquake struck on 25 April, health services kept functioning in many areas that had been affected. But the country still has great needs – including facing the threat of communicable disease outbreaks and avalanches – and requires continued international support. URL: https://youtu.be/ilAJIerekCQ Duration: 04:58 min Location: earthquake affected areas Content Rating: 'U' Video Quality: 480p Audio Quality: Medium Timeline: 00:01 - details on the recent earthquake and its aftermath 00:25 - inspection from the air (helicopter) around the langtang area affected badly from the avalanche 00:49 - Risks of disease outbreak were heightened 00:55 - GON backed by WHO, had been preparing for an uncalled situation 01:35 - Health workers immediately shifted into swift and appropriate emergency response mode because of preparedness 03:20 - more than 100 international and national medical teams were involved 04:10- WHO is responding by helping strengthen disease surveillance systems and will continue in helping Nepal to build back stronger
Publisher: WHO SEARO Type / Script:
Video-Media  in  English
Keywords:
NATURAL DISASTER, DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, HEALTH, HEALTH WORKERS, EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES, DISEASE, COMMUNICABLE DISEASES, SANITATION, HYGIENE, POVERTY
Thematic Group:
WHO, (2015)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
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Feeder: PALLAVITHAPA83@GMAIL COM, Editor: NAZIYA SAMAD, Auditor:
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The response to the 2015 Nepal earthquakes: the value of preparedness [YouTube]
Abstract:
Thanks to the preparations Nepal’s government had made with support from WHO and its partners, when the earthquake struck on 25 April, health services kept functioning in many areas that had been affected. But the country still has great needs – including facing the threat of communicable disease outbreaks and avalanches – and requires continued international support. URL: https://youtu.be/ilAJIerekCQ Duration: 04:58 min Location: earthquake affected areas Content Rating: 'U' Video Quality: 480p Audio Quality: Medium Timeline: 00:01 - details on the recent earthquake and its aftermath 00:25 - inspection from the air (helicopter) around the langtang area affected badly from the avalanche 00:49 - Risks of disease outbreak were heightened 00:55 - GON backed by WHO, had been preparing for an uncalled situation 01:35 - Health workers immediately shifted into swift and appropriate emergency response mode because of preparedness 03:20 - more than 100 international and national medical teams were involved 04:10- WHO is responding by helping strengthen disease surveillance systems and will continue in helping Nepal to build back stronger
Publisher: WHO SEARO Type / Script:
Video-Media  in  English
Keywords:
NATURAL DISASTER, DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, HEALTH, HEALTH WORKERS, EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES, DISEASE, COMMUNICABLE DISEASES, SANITATION, HYGIENE, POVERTY
Thematic Group:
WHO, (2015)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
PDF | File Size: 76 KB   Download
Feeder: PALLAVITHAPA83@GMAIL COM, Editor: , Auditor:
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