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18 Oct 2017 description
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For many of us living in the western hemisphere, the past 10 weeks or so have been a blur of nonstop natural disasters. Ten Atlantic hurricanes, two major earthquakes in Mexico and one of the worst wildfire seasons in U.S. history have dominated news cycles and taken up a disproportionate share of organizational activity and donor public focus.

27 Jan 2017 description
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An estimated 1 million women live with obstetric fistula, a devastating consequence of prolonged obstructed labor, and thousands of new case develop each year. Life-restoring treatment for women with fistula is available at the health facilities on this map

12 Jun 2013 description
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Written by Lindsey Pollaczek, Senior Program Manager on June 11, 2013

More than 100 women living with obstetric fistula – a devastating childbirth injury – received life-restoring treatment at a two-week long fistula repair camp recently held at Hoima Regional Referral Hospital, one of Direct Relief’s partners in western Uganda.

21 Jul 2010 description
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By Lindsey Pollaczek
Soroti, Uganda

20 Jul 2010 description
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A longtime supporter of Direct Relief International's ongoing humanitarian aid and emergency response efforts, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation has generously assigned $15,000 in emergency funding to support the organization's response to the deadly bombings July 11 in Kampala, Uganda.

13 Jul 2010 description
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$30,000 to Support Medical Needs

Santa Barbara, CA, July 13, 2010-In response to the July 11 terrorist bombings in Kampala, Direct Relief International today authorized an immediate cash grant of $30,000 to cover emergency medical needs of victims.

16 Jul 2008 description
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Location: Kampala, Kaliro, Bugiri, and Sigulu Island, Uganda

Five medical doctors and six clinical officers staff the Uganda Reproductive Health Bureau (URHB), which provides vital services for patients in eastern Uganda.

30 Nov 2006 description
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Recipient: Jinja Municipal Council
Shipment: 5169
Shipment Date: 11/29/2006

31 Oct 2006 description
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Recipient: Health Volunteers Overseas
Shipment: 5383
Shipment Date: 10/9/2006

30 Jun 2006 description
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Recipient: Nyakibali Lwanga Hospital
Shipment Number: 5239
Shipment Date: 6/19/2006

25 May 2006 description
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Recipient: Jinja Municipal Council
Shipment Number: 5054
Shipment Date: 4/27/2006
Value: $377,510

31 Aug 2005 description
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Recipient: St. Mary's Clinic
Shipment: 4433
Shipment Date: 8/4/2005
Value: $393,603

28 Jun 2005 description
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Program Activities: May 2005
Number of Shipments: 33
Total Wholesale Value: $7,839,569.06
Countries Served: 14
Number of People Served: 1,734,252

Program Activities: Fiscal Year to Date*
Number of Shipments: 43
Total Wholesale Value: $15,731,044.48
Countries Served: 20
Number of People Served: 2,365,784

*Fiscal Year is April 1, 2005 through March 31, 2006

AFGHANISTAN

Recipient: B amyan Province Referral Hospital
Shipment Number: 4276
Shipment Date: 5/23/2005
Value: $43,933

30 May 2004 description
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Recipient: East Africa Medical Mission
Shipment Number: 3844
Shipment Date: 5/19/2004
Value: $50,049

30 Apr 2004 description
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Recipient: St. Mary's Clinic Solidale
Shipment Number: 3616
Shipment Date: 4/1/2004
Value: $173,084

30 Sep 2003 description
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Recipient: Uganda Reproductive Health Bureau
Shipment Number: 3566
Shipment Date: 9/29/2003
Value: $66,479

30 Jun 2003 description
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Recipient: Mulago Hospital
Shipment Number: 3439
Shipment Date: 6/9/2003
Value: $1,650

31 Aug 2002 description
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Recipient: Rugendebara Foundation for Health
Shipment Date: 8/1/2002 Value: $244,709