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Who to Contact

These lists include the names and contact numbers (including e-mail addresses when available) for the health sector disaster coordinators and the national disaster coordinators in every country in the Americas.


Who to Contact in the Caribbean in a Disaster

Who to Contact in Central America in a Disaster

Who to Contact in South America in a Disaster

Technical Guidelines


Many technical experts from the Pan American Health Organization have prepared technical guidelines and information sheets on public health issues in disaster situations.


You can help save lives and alleviate the suffering of families devastated by disasters or you can help ensure that medical treatment and shelter is available to the victims.

Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization
525 Twenty-third Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20037, United States of America
Tel.: +1 (202) 974-3000 Fax: +1 (202) 974-3663

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