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17 Jun 2014 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Our Strategic Commitments

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- Impartiality – We maintain impartiality in the selection of our staff. The selection of our beneficiaries purely is on a needs basis and not based on race, religion and/or political affiliation.
- Staff Integrity – We maintain a workforce who adhere to high moral and ethical principles.
- Continuous Improvement – We monitor and evaluate our work in order to improve on our past experiences and provide better humanitarian services as we progress.

11 Jul 2013 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Our Strategic Commitments

  • Impartiality – We maintain impartiality in the selection of our staff. The selection of our beneficiaries purely is on a needs basis and not based on race, religion and/or political affiliation.

  • Staff Integrity – We maintain a workforce who adhere to high moral and ethical principles.

  • Continuous Improvement – We monitor and evaluate our work in order to improve on our past experiences and provide better humanitarian services as we progress.

18 Jun 2012 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Our Strategic Commitments

• Impartiality – We maintain impartiality in the selection of our staff. The selection of our beneficiaries will be purely on a needs basis and not based on race, religion and/or political affiliation.

• Staff Integrity – We maintain a workforce that will adhere to basic moral and ethical principles.

• Continuous Improvement – We monitor and evaluate our work in order to improve on our past experiences and provide better humanitarian services as we progress.

07 Jul 2011 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Our Approach

Total Disaster Risk Management (TDRM)

Like many international organisations involved in the delivery of medical and humanitarian aid to vulnerable communities, MERCY Malaysia has been actively involved in providing emergency assistance to affected populations.

In January 2005, MERCY Malaysia began implementing its key domestic and international projects and programmes by utilising a holistic approach to manage natural disasters,
Total Disaster Risk Management (TDRM).

14 Jun 2005 description
report MERCY Malaysia

The Darfur Conflict

It was tagged by the United Nations as the "world's greatest current humanitarian crisis". It all began in early 2003 as a result of an internal armed conflict. In 2004, at least two million people were affected by the war. This resulted in hordes of communities being driven out of their homes, and displaced within the Greater Darfur Region.

08 Nov 2004 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Efforts by Malaysia Medical Relief Society (Mercy Malaysia) to help the children of Darfur will proceed smoothly because of the tremendous support from Malaysians in the past six weeks.

"You (the public) together with The Star have helped us realise one of our biggest dreams and we are very grateful for the support," said Mercy Malaysia president Dr Jemilah Mahmood.

"Sudan was one of the greatest humanitarian challenges for us because of the lack of basic infrastructure, but our task has been eased because we have almost reached the targeted amount of money," she …

28 Sep 2004 description
report MERCY Malaysia

In Sudan MERCY Malaysia's main focus is in nutrional feeding, medical services and rehabilitation of a hospital in El- Geneina, West Darfur. MERCY Malaysia is also setting up a Theraphy Centre for traumatized children and mothers treated at an IDP (Internally Displaced People's) camp in El-Geneina.

13 Aug 2004 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Three of the four-member Rapid Assessment Team from MERCY Malaysia returned safely from West Darfur yesterday. At its debriefing and press conference held at the headquarters today, Team Leader and Exco member Dr. Heng Aik Cheng reported on the conditions in El Geneina, the capital of West Darfur.

"The situation is not what we expected. While there is a pressing need for humanitarian aid and the suffering of the internally displaced is indeed real, we found El Geneina to be safe and friendly. There is no presence of militia or military and we did not see any form of violence.

05 Aug 2004 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Message from President

30 Jul 2004 description
report MERCY Malaysia

Friday, July 30. Kuala Lumpur - The Malaysian Medical Relief Society (MERCY Malaysia) will be sending a humanitarian assessment team to the Darfur region of Sudan, in response to the severe humanitarian crisis currently affecting the country.