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Complex Humanitarian Emergencies

  • By: Barry Pakes
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

A complex humanitarian emergency (CHE) is a type of disaster event that is caused by and results in a very complicated set of circumstances usually leading to great human suffering and death. CHEs have become increasingly common due to a variety ...

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