Adopting a Health Equity Lens in Emergency Management
Spence, N., Kara, T., Plamondon, K. et al. (2019). Adopting a Health Equity Lens in Emergency Management. Haznet.
Though using Canadian populations and emergency management frameworks for context, this article describes the need for incorporating health equity into emergency management globally. The authors review the challenges of doing so, noting that the root causes of inequity must be considered in planning, and policies and practices are inconsistent across, and within countries.