MTI
Non-governmental Organization based in United States of America

All Updates

141 entries found
20 Oct 2017 description

by Jessy Hampton | Oct 20, 2017

With half a million Rohingya refugees having fled Myanmar for nearby Bangladesh, Medical Teams International is rushing to prevent the spread of deadly diseases at the cramped makeshift camps. A 20-person team of doctors, nurses, and support staff is on the ground, improving the health of thousands in the midst of what's become the worst refugee crisis in the world.

13 Oct 2017 description

by Martha Holley Newsome | Sep 27, 2017

The past month has unleashed what seems to be a startling increase in natural and manmade disasters – hurricanes, earthquakes, floods, and violence. Bringing healing to people in crisis is core to who we are as an organization. It compels us to act, and to prayerfully consider where Medical Teams can help most – where the health needs are greatest, where we can gain access to those in need, and where we have the resources to respond.

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

10 Oct 2017 description

by Stefanie Glinski | Oct 09, 2017

Hassan was one of the first patients to arrive at Kutupalong camp’s only diarrhea clinic. Clutching on to his mother’s arm, the three-year-old slipped in and out of consciousness, sweat dripping from his little exhausted body.

An ethnic Rohingya, Hassan recently came to Bangladesh, fleeing violence in neighboring Myanmar. More than half a million refugees arrived alongside him in recent weeks, making it the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis. Many witnessed their houses being burned to the ground and family members shot.

19 Aug 2017 description

by Emily Crowe | Aug 19, 2017

Every day, countless humanitarians—staff, volunteers, leaders—work to build a better future for people all around the world. Today, August 19th, is World Humanitarian day: a day to honor those who use their lives to serve those in need, and to rally together for those who need it most.

One place where humanitarians risk the most, and have the greatest impact is on the frontlines in war-torn Syria.

Jobs

3 entries found
16 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Dec 2017 Medical Teams International

*This position will be a local national hire in Haiti.*

Job Type: Half Time (20 hour per week)

02 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Dec 2017 Medical Teams International

Seeking volunteer medical doctors to support the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh.

Medical Teams International responds to disasters where the needs are urgent, where we have access, and where our resources can bring healing where there is no other option. Working in collaboration with our Integral Alliance partners on the ground, Medical Teams International is sending volunteer medical staff, mainly doctors and nurses, to serve in the Kutupalong settlement area. Our goal is to reach 100,000 Rohingya refugees with essential health care and hygiene services.

02 Nov 2017 description
job Closing date: 01 Dec 2017 Medical Teams International

Nurses needed to volunteer in response to the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh.

Medical Teams International responds to disasters where the needs are urgent, where we have access, and where our resources can bring healing where there is no other option. Working in collaboration with our Integral Alliance partners on the ground, Medical Teams International is sending volunteer medical staff, mainly doctors and nurses, to serve in the Kutupalong settlement area. Our goal is to reach 100,000 Rohingya refugees with essential health care and hygiene services.