How Lifeline Programming provides essential information in humanitarian crises.
Lifeline programming is special media programming for people who are affected by humanitarian crises. It aims to give them a voice and provide timely, relevant and practical information to help alleviate their suffering and assist with their recovery. It can play an important role in strengthening community engagement and accountability of relief providers. This site has tools and resources for media and aid workers on Lifeline programming and on using media and communication to help people in humanitarian emergencies.
Watch this animation on the different ways in which communication can help in emergencies.