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How can we provide first aid for different types of cultural heritage in emergencies? This Handbook outlines a three-step action framework for providing first aid for all types of cultural heritage in multiple locations. The framework is based on ICCROM’s international and multipartner course on First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis (FAC), extensive field experience, and interdisciplinary collaboration with professionals worldwide. As no two emergencies are the same, the actions described within the framework are to be tailored to individual contexts. DOCUMENTATION RISK MANAGEMENT COMMUNICATION & COORDINATION EARLY RECOVERY SECURITY & STABILISATION ON-SITE DAMAGE & RISK ASSESSMENT SITUATION ANALYSIS 12 First Aid to Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis | 1. Handbook Each step of the framework has a separate workflow that can be broken down into smaller actions. Step 1: Situation analysis Situation analysis provides understanding of the wider context of the emergency. It enables first aiders to develop a context-specific plan for on-site actions. An in-depth situation analysis is carried out at the end of the emergency phase in order to determine mid- to long-term needs for the recovery of cultural heritage. Step 2: On-site damage and risk assessment On-site damage and risk assessment allows the identification and recording of damage caused and risks posed to cultural heritage in the aftermath of a disaster. The outcomes of this step help to determine priorities for on-site actions. Step 3: Security and stabilisation Security and stabilisation includes actions that help to contain damage and reduce risks, taking affected heritage one step closer to recovery. In this stage, the actions for tangible and intangible heritage vary