Policy Document

OCHA and Slow-Onset Emergencies

There is a widespread recognition that the nature of humanitarian emergencies is changing. Although catastrophic, sudden-onset events like tropical storms, earthquakes and tsunamis will continue to happen, and will require rapid and well coordinated humanitarian interventions, many more humanitarian crises emerge over time based on a combination of complex and interrelated circumstances.

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United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)