More information on other websites:

Projects we partner with

http://www.projekt-burma.de

Projekt Burma e.V. - Help for the poorest of the poor in Burma.

foring - Forum für internationale Gesundheit

Das Forum für Internationale Gesundheit (foring) wurde 2004 als Informationsplattform und zum Erfahrungsaustausch gegründet und ist ein eingetragener, gemeinnütziger Verein mit Mitgliedern aus 15 verschiedenen Ländern.’ system.

Emprise Insights (Link will follow)

Our partner for navigation, communication and security training. For more information please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MEDBOX

MEDBOX is an innovative online library aimed at improving the quality of healthcare in humanitarian action, worldwide.

Projects we support

http://www.projekt-burma.de

Projekt Burma e.V. - Help for the poorest of the poor in Burma.

Swimming Doctors Myanmar

Die Swimming Doctors leisten medizinische Hilfe im weit verzweigten Flussdelta des Irrawaddy-Flusses, Myanmar südlich von Yangon.

Infos

WHO - World Health Organisation

WHO is the directing and coordinating authority on international health within the United Nations’ system.

foring - Forum für internationale Gesundheit

Das Forum für Internationale Gesundheit (foring) wurde 2004 als Informationsplattform und zum Erfahrungsaustausch gegründet und ist ein eingetragener, gemeinnütziger Verein mit Mitgliedern aus 15 verschiedenen Ländern.’ system.

MEDBOX

MEDBOX is an innovative online library aimed at improving the quality of healthcare in humanitarian action, worldwide.

German Doctors

Die German Doctors leisten freiwillige Arzteinsätze in Entwicklungsländern und helfen dort, wo das Elend zum Alltag gehört

Institut für Katastrophenmedizin

The German Institute for Disaster Medicine and Emergency Medicine (GIDEM) works in the areas of research, education and practice of disaster medicine and emergency medicine.

WADEM

The World Association for Disaster and Emergency Medicine is a multidisciplinary professional association whose mission is the global improvement of prehospital and emergency health care, public health, and disaster health and preparedness.

IRIN

Humanitarian News and Analysis

http://reliefweb.int

ReliefWeb is an online source for reliable and timely humanitarian information on global crises and disasters.

http://www.auswaertiges-amt.de

The detailed country information from the German Foreign Ministry can be useful in preparation before your travels. Likewise it might be useful for German citizens to register on the German crisis prevention list.

http://www.gdacs.org

GDACS is a cooperation framework between the United Nations, the European Commission and disaster managers worldwide to improve alerts, information exchange and coordination in the first phase after major sudden-onset disasters

Educational Organizations

www.zif-berlin.org

ZIF - Center for International Peace Operations

www.drkhrnet.drk.de/Home

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz – HR Net. We recruit experienced professionals for our international missions. International staff -delegates– work directly on German Red Cross programmes or are seconded to work for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies or the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), when suitable positions arise.

www.landsaid.org

LandsAid e.V. - Training exclusivly in German: Ausbildung von Einsatzkräften. Sie beinhaltet die Einsatzvor- und -nachbereitung ebenso wie die Personalfürsorge während des Einsatzes. Die Ausbildung ist offen für alle Interessierten und nicht zwingend mit einem Einsatz für LandsAid verbunden. Sie bietet den Teilnehmern die Möglichkeit zur Orientierung und den Einstieg in die humanitäre Arbeit.

www.humedica.org

Humedica training camps offer the opportunity to do further training and get prepared for action in the case of a disaster. In the course of one week, humedica trainers and external instructors will qualify you for aid operations in emergency and disaster relief. Currently, these courses are only offered in German.

www.aerzte-ohne-grenzen.de/weiterbildung-und-kursangebote

MSF is an independent international medical relief organisation, with 19 sections worldwide. For medical aid operations throughout the entire world, MSF is on the lookout for volunteers who are willing to provide some of their time and skills to those in need.

www.johanniter.de

Johanniter Disaster Relief International entails providing quick help for victims and survivors of disasters. Team missions are time-bound and usually last approximately 1-4 weeks.

Disaster Ready

DisasterReady.org is a free, easy to use online training resource designed to help prepare aid workers for the demands they face in the field.

 Medizin Links

www.bcrt.de

Berliner Zentrum für Reise- und Tropenmedizin.

www.tropnet.eu

TropNetEurope is currently the largest European Tropical and Travel Medicine Network.

www.who.int - Disease Outbreak News

World Health Organization (WHO) – Disease Outbreak News

www.who.int  - Outbreak Network

World Health Organization (WHO) – Global Outbreak Alert & Response Network

wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/

Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Emerging Infectious Diseases

www.eurosurveillance.org

Eurosurveillance is a European peer-reviewed scientific journal devoted to the epidemiology, surveillance, prevention and control of communicable diseases, with a focus on such topics that are of relevance to Europe.

www.healthmap.org

HealthMap: The freely available Web site 'healthmap.org' and mobile app 'Outbreaks Near Me' deliver real-time intelligence on a broad range of emerging infectious diseases for a diverse audience including libraries, local health departments, governments, and international travelers.

www.euproject.org

ETHREAT is a European Public Health Project launched in May 2005, which aims to plan and develop an educational package containing all the information and the training material necessary to empower European health professionals, including armed forces health personnel, to rapidly recognise clinically and adequately respond to new public health threats, like attacks with biological, chemical and radiological agents.

www.vapaguide.info

VAPAGuide – Venomous And Poisonous Animals Guide

www.iamat.org

IAMAT: Our mission is to make the world a healthier place to travel. We do this by protecting and improving the well-being of travellers with impartial health information and our worldwide network of English-speaking doctors committed to helping our members. And, our travel medicine scholarships improve lives by enhancing medical standards in clinics and hospitals abroad.

 Women

www.gdnonline.org

The Gender and Disaster Network is an educational and advocacy project initiated by women and men interested in gender relations in disaster contexts.

www.epiglobal.org

Dr. Elaine Enarson is an accidental disaster sociologist whose personal experience in Hurricane Andrew sparked extensive work on gender relations in disasters.

www.aerztinnenbund.de

Wir bilden ein Forum für Gedankenaustauch, Vernetzung und Diskussion unter Ärztinnen und der Gesundheitspolitik.

www.mwia.net

Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA) is an international non-governmental organization (NGO) representing women doctors from all six continents.

Downloads

Sphere Handbook

Here you can find the Sphere Handbook as a PDF file.

Blue Book

Here you can find the Blue Book as a PDF file.

Good Enough Guide

Here you can find the "Good Enough Guide" as a PDF file.

Hospital Care for Children

Here you can find "Hospital Care for Children" as a PDF file.