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05 Aug 2016 description
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INTRODUCTORY MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTORS

HealthNet TPO is a Dutch aid agency that works on recovery of communities in war torn societies.
We improve health and wellbeing by changing victims into agents of change, building on existing community resources to create new resources, thus help people gain health, hope and confidence.

04 Feb 2016 description
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February 2016, blog by Aleida van der Wal

31 Oct 2015 description

MUTUAL REINFORCEMENT

In June and July (2015) Alies Rijper carried out a qualitative research in Lubero, North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, to evaluate the effects of the mutual reinforcement approach adopted by the Dutch Consortium for Rehabilitation (DCR) and its local partners in the Pamoja-programme.

21 Oct 2015 description
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October 2015 - by Boniface Duku - I am a South Sudanese working for HealthNet in Wau County, Western Bahr El Ghazal State. We work to strengthen health systems in the country, community governance, empowering communities to take charge of their own lives and development needs using Resource Mapping and Mobilization approaches and community based mental health and psychosocial support interventions. In this regard mental health and psychosocial support is an integral part of HealthNet’s projects.

18 Aug 2015 description
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19 August 2015 – by Rudolf Nyiyuo - Bor South is one of the counties in Jonglei state which was most affected by the recent conflict in South Sudan. In 2013-2014, more than 100,000 people were displaced from Bor to internally displaced people and refugee camps in South Sudan, Uganda and Kenya. It is now that people are beginning to return to their homes in large numbers, to find them looted, burned and their lives as they knew them, destroyed.

14 Jul 2015 description
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15 juli 2015 - By Caitlin Cockcroft - Sitting in the brightly painted, air-conditioned training room of the local hotel in Wau, it’s hard to believe that I’m in South Sudan, a country currently experiencing war. I started just two weeks ago as the Psychosocial Project Coordinator for a joint response with ten other non-governmental organizations (NGOs) funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), which aims to save lives and alleviate suffering throughout the country.

15 Jun 2015 description

The Dutch NGOs Joint Humanitarian Response for South Sudan (SSJR) is an emergency live saving program targeting both the IDPs and the host communicates of acute and chronic food insecure households affected by ongoing conflict in Abyei area, Western Bahr-el-Ghazal (WBeG), Equatoria (Eq) Central, Eq East, Eq West, Jonglei, Unity, Upper Nile, Warrap States of South Sudan.

The SSJR consortium is led by Save the Children International (SC) and includes CARE, Cordaid, Dorcas, HealthNet-TPO, ICCO & Kerk in Actie, OXFAM-Novib, PLAN, Stichting Vluchteling, World Vision, ZOA.

18 Apr 2014 description

New Report Warns of Worsening Humanitarian Disaster in South Sudan

CARE urges global community to act now to help nearly 7 million at risk

Juba, South Sudan — A new report on the humanitarian situation in South Sudan warns that the safety and food security of nearly 7 million people will deteriorate rapidly without a swift, international response. CARE urges the global community to do more to provide urgently needed food and health aid as well as help stop the violent conflict that has precipitated this humanitarian crisis.

06 Sep 2011 description

Aid agencies urge donors to get priorities for newest nation right from the start

A coalition of 38 aid agencies today (Tuesday 06 September 2011) called on donors not to squander the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of the people of South Sudan, the world’s newest nation. The call came as new violence in Jonglei state increased emergency needs.