This 2004 publication (jointly developed by UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP and WHO) is aimed at field staff involved in planning and delivering basic rations to emergency-affected populations. The guidelines are intended as a practical tool for such planning and delivery, and as an aid to promoting timely, coordinated, and effective action.
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