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Turkey + 2 more

Doctors Worldwide (YYD) Community Centers for Refugees and Vulnerable Host Communities to provide Psycho-Social Support and Protection Services - Need Assessment of Covid-19 Pandemic Impact in Istanbul especially for Afghan Groups

Introduction There are approximately 3,7 million Syrians under temporary protection in Turkey. Although some Syrians have different legal statuses, it is known that there is a population of more than...

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Bangladesh + 1 more

Rohingya Refugee Crisis – May Update

“One of the biggest humanitarian crisis in recent times – catastrophic” In August 2017, over 600,000 traumatised and desperate Rohingya people fled their homeland in Myanmar to nearby Bangladesh...

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Bangladesh + 1 more

Emergency Response Kit Training Programme

On the 4th May, Doctors Worldwide UK launched its Emergency Response Kit training providing life-saving first aid skills to local Rohingya community leaders [majis] in anticipation of the cyclone and...

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Pakistan

Birth Attendant Training Program

We have had significant success in reducing the risks of mothers and babies dying during childbirth. In Pakistan, a significant number women in rural areas give birth at home. Our Traditional Birth...

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Pakistan

Revisiting Pakistan flood areas

We returned to the areas of Chitraal that was devastated by flash flood last July, we had distributed much needed food, hygiene products and blankets last year to areas that no-one has as yet reached...

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oPt

NGOs Warn of Gaza Health Emergency

Continued military operations are compounding a health care crisis in Gaza, with hospitals ill-prepared to meet the critical needs arising from a wide-scale emergency right now. The signatory...