Evidence review in humanitarian crises

Dates: March 2013 – October 2014
Funder: UK Department for International Development (DFID), Wellcome Trust
ECOHOST staff involved: Bayard Roberts
Description: The project was commissioned by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Wellcome Trust, and the findings will inform their joint funding calls for public health research in humanitarian crises. The overall aim of the project is to provide a rigorous assessment of the current quality and depth of the evidence-base that informs humanitarian public health programming globally. The research methods include a systematic literature review and expert interviews.
Partners: Harvard School of Public Health, Overseas Development Institute
For further information, please contact Bayard Roberts or visit http://www.elrha.org/r2hc/evidence-review