Establishment of safe and culturally appropriate approaches to burials for outbreaks of hemorrhagic fevers (e.g. Ebola, Marburg) and other high impact diseases with a significant risk of post-mortem transmission.
Design of SDB system, including alert, response and data management, for rapid implementation of SDB programming. Provides training, equipment, logistics, supportive supervision, etc. to ensure safe and functional SDB system.
Total: Typically 5-6 people.
Composition: Team leader, educator/trainer, logistician, PSS, IPC/WASH, finance/admin.
Weight: approx. 600 kg
Volume: approx 3.2 CBM
Cost (indicative): (to be confirmed)
National societies providing this service: Canadian
Number of SDB teams and kits required to be scaled based on population and geography affected by outbreak.