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Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Cholera − The basics
Chapter 3: Understanding the situation and monitoring
Chapter 4: Cholera Prevention
Chapter 5: Coordination, responsibilities and information management
Chapter 6: Cholera Preparedness

Chapter 6 − Main Document PDF-Icon

Resources
Annex 6A − Checklist for cholera preparedness and response

Annex 6B − Examples of cholera guidelines

Annex 6C − Risk and capacity assessment

Annex 6D − Preparedness and response plans: content and examples

Annex 6E − Suggested logical framework for cholera preparedness and response

Annex 6F − Main skills and training requirements for key cholera staff

Annex 6G − Capacity building: methods and examples of cholera training and materials

Resources
Benin: Communication Plan Cholera. French
Chad UNICEF. Cholera Training
CDC/MSPP Haiti Cholera training manual. English
CDC/MSPP Haiti Cholera training manual. French
CDC/MSPP Haiti Community Health Workers training
COTS Program - All Chapters
COTS pocket cards
DRC: Plan de communication Cholera. French
ESARO & OXFAM - Cholera WASH training package
Ethiopia Amara: AWD ToT training
Ethiopia Oromai: AWD ToT training
Ethiopia Community Engagement Training
Ethiopia: Example Protocol CTC WASH
Global WASH Cluster Stockpile materials list
Global WASH Cluster Stockpile specifications
Haiti: National training for cholera
Haiti: Plan de communication Cholera. French
IFRC Epidemic control training manual
Kenya: Cholera Control guidelines
Kenya: Cholera Preparedness Plan
Kenya: Multisectoral plan thematic areas
Kenya: WASH Cluster training
MSF medical supplies guidelines
OXFAM Cholera guidelines
Safer food. Introduction to Training Course
Safer food. Training Course
Somalia: Cholera guide for Schools and Child Friendly Spaces
Somalia: Feeding Centre Cholera Guide
Somalia: School CFS Kitchen Cholera Guide
Somalia: Pool tester residual
Somalia: Sanitary survey for hand-dug wells
Somalia: WASH guidelines in CTC
Somalia: Funeral and burial recommendations
Tanzania: Communication framework for cholera
Tanzania: CTC training
Tanzania - Draft MoU for NEWASH
Tanzania: Example CTC WASH Kit
Tanzania - WASH flooding, displacement & cholera
Tanzania: WASH Toolkits
Uganda: WASH actors training
UNICEF Standby partners guidelines
WASH Cluster: Stockpile Materials List
WASH Cluster: Stockpile Procurement Specifications
WHO Bacteriology Kit/Diarrhoeal Disease Kit
WHO Interagency diarrhoeal disease kit
WHO Disposal of dead bodies
Zimbabwe: Cholera Control Guidelines
UNICEF/WHO Cholera Prepareness Recommendations
Zimbabwe: Cholera Operational Plan Health/WASH
Zimbabwe: Joint contingency plan
Zimbabwe: Social Mobilization Communication Brief

Chapter 7: Communicating for cholera preparedness and response
Chapter 8: Case management and infection control

Chapter 8 − Main Document PDF-Icon

Resources
Annex 8A − Cholera response strategies in health facilities and treatment sites

Annex 8B − Summary of treatment guidelines: antibiotics and fluid replacement

Annex 8C − Preparation of ORS

Annex 8D − Infant and Young Child Feeding and cholera

Annex 8E − Establishing cholera treatment sites including infection control (WASH)

Annex 8F − Establishment of Oral Rehydration Points (ORP)

Annex 8G − Human resources for cholera-related health facilities and treatment sites

Annex 8H − CTC-CTU evaluation form

Annex 8I − Information for patients and their caregive

Annex 8J − Mainstreaming protection into cholera response

Annex 8K − Sample weekly surveillance form

Annex 8L − Algorithm Management of AWD (ICDDR,B 2013)

Resources
COTS Program - All Chapters
COTS pocket cards
CDC Cholera Clinical management brochure
CDC Haiti CHW materials
CDC How to make ORS
CDC/MSPP Haiti Cholera training manual
Ethiopia: Example of Protocol CTC WASH
Ethiopia: Example of Protocol CTC WASH. Photos
Haitian Red Cross Cholera Intervention, 2011
IAWG Cholera in pregnancy Haiti
IASC Guidelines on Mental Health
IFRC. Haiti, Psychosocial Response Cholera
MSF cholera guidelines, 2004
MSF medical supplies guidelines
OXFAM Excreta Disposal for Physically Vulnerable People
SAVE Rapid assessment protection
Somalia: WASH guidelines in CTC
UNICEF Haiti. Briefing Note Gender Cholera
Video WASH CTC
WEDC chlorination guideline
WHO Cholera Outbreaks preparedness and response
WHO Position on the use of ORS to reduce mortality
WHO Psychological First aid. Guide for Field workers
Zinc supplementation in children with cholera in Bangladesh

Chapter 9: Community focussed interventions

Chapter 9 − Main Document PDF-Icon

Resources
Annex 9A − Water supplies and treatment

Annex 9B − PoU Water Treatment and Safe Storage

Annex 9C − Safe excreta disposal

Annex 9D − Safe care of the dead

Annex 9E − Cholera response actions in institutional or public settingss

Annex 9F − Community-based surveillance form (weekly)

Annex 9G − Provision of supplies/NFIs

Resources
CDC/MSPP Haiti Community Health Workers training
CDC Cholera prevention control. PPT
CDC Cholera prevention control. PPT. French
CDC Safe water system
Chlorination for hand-dug wells in peri-urban Monrovia, Liberia
Chlorine monitoring at point source and distribution systems
DRC WASH cholera rapid assess tool
Evaluation of WASH to prevent and control cholera (G. Conakry & G. Bissau)
Global WASH Cluster Non Food Items
How to make a tippy tap
How to make a tippy tap 2
IFRC HWTS in emergencies manual
Overview PoUWTS in emergency response
OXFAM Excreta Disposal for Physically Vulnerable People
Scaling-up household water treatment
Smart disinfection solutions
Solar water pasteurization in Kenya and Tanzania
Somalia: Cholera guide for Schools and CFS
Somalia: Guidelines pool tester residual
Somalia: Health and Facilities & Feeding Centres Cholera Guide
Somalia: Sanitary survey for hand-dug wells
Somalia: School CFS Kitchen Cholera Guide
Somalia: Funeral and burial recommendations
Sphere Minimum Standards for Humanitarian Response
Tanzania: Accessibility features latrines
UNICEF Haiti - Paper against chlorine HH spraying cholera
UNICEF/WHO Joint Statement CHW in emergency
UNICEF HWTS Training
UNICEF Overview & Scaling Up HWTS

UNICEF WASH in Schools in Emergencies
Guidebook for Teachers
Flashcards Africa
Flashcards Afghanistan/Pakistan
Flashcards Latin America

Use of alternative chlorine tablets for household water treatment
WEDC Excreta disposal in emergencies
WEDC Integrated chlorination campaign in Mogadishu
WHO Evaluating household water treatment options
WHO guidelines on drinking water quality

WHO Technical Notes on WASH in Emergencies
TN1 Cleaning and disinfecting wells
TN2 Cleaning and disinfecting boreholes
TN3 Cleaning and disinfecting water storage tanks and tankers
TN4 Rehabilitating small-scale piped water distribution systems
TN5 Emergency treatment of drinking-water at the point of use
TN6 Rehabilitating water treatment works after an emergency
TN7 Solid waste management in emergencies
TN8 Disposal of dead bodies in emergency conditions
TN9 How much water is needed in emergencies
TN10 Hygiene promotion in emergencies
TN11 Measuring chlorine levels in water supplies
TN12 Delivering safe water by tanker
TN13 Planning for excreta disposal in emergencies
TN14 Technical options for excreta disposal in emergencies
TN15 Cleaning wells after seawater flooding

WHO Water Safety Planning for Small Community
WHO/UNDP Economic and Health benefits of HWTS
Zimbabwe. Funeral Guidelines

Chapter 10: UNICEF procedures for emergency preparedness & response

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