Violence and injury

Wars, natural disasters and accidents may all result in injury and disability.  WCPT participates in a range of campaigns to prevent and manage injury through its collaboration with the violence and injury prevention team at WHO and other international non-governmental organisations (NGOs), and makes available a wide range of resources to physical therapists.

Conference reports

Reports of international conferences on violence in the health sector.

WCPT policy statement on weapons of war

WCPT has published a policy statement on the consequences of armed violence, landmines and other weapons of war.

Resources on landmines

Key facts, information on international policy, contact organisations and useful resources on landmines, their effects and aftermath.

WHO resources and information

The World Health Organization publishes a wide range of reports and resources on violence and injury prevention.