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Mexico

Survey: Patients concerned with losing access to medication amid disasters

5 Jun 2018, Healthcare Ready

A new international survey of 13 countries shows significant concern among patients about losing access to prescription medication during disasters. The vast majority of people in all countries surveyed also indicated they would experience significant effects after a month or more without their regular medications or medical equipment.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Coordinacion Nacional de Proteccion Civil (SINAPROC)
  • Website:
  • Contact:Director General de Vinculación, Innovación y Normatividad en materia de Protección Civil
  • Phone:+52 555 128 0000 +52 722 394 9208


  • National Platform

    Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Sistema Nacional de Protección Civil (Mexico) (SINAPROC)
  • Website: http://www.proteccioncivil.gob.mx
  • Contact:Coordinador General
  • Phone:55 51 28 00 00 ext. 36315 55 54 53 30 97

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.