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Environment and Humanitarian Action: Country Study - Afghanistan

Posted by: SAFE Administrator

Modified date: 10/23/2017

Environment and Humanitarian Action: Country Study - Afghanistan

Categories

Relevant sector: Nutrition, Food Security, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Protection, Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), Health, Environment, Early Recovery & Livelihoods, Logistics, Shelter

Resource type: Document

Resource use: Needs Assessment & Analysis, Implementation & Monitoring, Review & Evaluation

Language of the document: English


Author

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Organization

UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit (JEU)

Description

The Afghanistan Environment and Humanitarian Action (EHA) country-level study is one in a series of studies undertaken by the Joint UNEP/OCHA Environment Unit (JEU) in 2015 that assesses the extent to which environmental concerns have been mainstreamed in humanitarian action. The study provides guidance and advice to humanitarian actors on how to improve environmental mainstreaming in a protracted crisis. It recommends incorporating energy considerations into emergency preparedness and response, referencing efficient cookstoves and solar technology.

Year of publication

2016