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Model joint statement on IFE

Author: IFE Core Group
Resource type: Official

A model joint statement on IFE worked upon and agreed by participants at a regional IFE workshop in Bali in March 2008. This version is based on a joint statement issued by WHO, UNICEF and IFRC during the Indonesia earthquake reponse. It was developed in the interest of emergency preparedness in the region.

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IFE Core Group (2008). Model joint statement on IFE. www.ennonline.net/modelifejointstatement