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Descriptor in English: Relief Work
Descriptor in Spanish: Sistemas de Socorro
Descriptor in Portuguese: Socorro em Desastres
Descriptor in French: Coopération
Entry term(s): Assistance in Disasters
Assistance, Humanitarian
Assistances, Humanitarian
Disaster Assistance
Humanitarian Assistance
Humanitarian Assistances
Relief Works
Work, Relief
Works, Relief
Tree number(s): I01.880.787.839
N06.230.100.300
SP8.946.117.226.292
Scope note: Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
Annotation: coord IM with agency supplying the relief (IM) if pertinent; specify geog if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
Online Note: search DISASTERS 1968-74 & DISASTERS & INDIGENT CARE 1966-67
History Note: 91(75); was see under DISASTERS 1968-90; was see under DISASTERS & INDIGENT CARE 1963-67
DeCS UI: 12488
Descriptor UI: D012066
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Relief Work - Preferred
Concept UI M0018753
Scope note Assistance, such as money, food, or shelter, given to the needy, aged, or victims of disaster. It is usually granted on a temporary basis. (From The American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
Preferred term Relief Work
Entry term(s) Relief Works
Work, Relief
Works, Relief
Humanitarian Assistance - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000618475
Preferred term Humanitarian Assistance
Entry term(s) Assistance in Disasters
Assistance, Humanitarian
Assistances, Humanitarian
Disaster Assistance
Humanitarian Assistances



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