International Organization

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24 Apr 2017 description

Reporting period: 1 – 31 March 2017

Highlights

  • The Ministry of Health convened the Third Health Summit with the theme “Harnessing strong partnerships for a resilient health system towards attainment of Universal Health Coverage” to encourage partners to work together with the Ministry and others in building a well-functioning resilient health system looking towards the larger goal of achieving Universal Health Coverage.

20 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • In March 2017, an agreement was reached to proceed with evacuation of residents of besieged Al-Waer city, with total of 4,150 people evacuated to Jarablus and 1,450 to Idleb during March 2017.

  • In March 2017, increase in measles cases was reported in Idleb.

  • Monitoring of attacks on health care has revealed that 14 health facilities were attacked in March 2017, affecting hospital infrastructure and health care staff.

18 Apr 2017 description

Highlights

• On 15 April, an explosion hit convoy with evacuees from Al-Foah and Kefraya waiting at transit point in Al-Rashidin, Aleppo, resulting in killing around 100 people and injuring 275 people, including five paramedics

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