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19 Oct 2017 description
report Columbia University

A new study by researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health and the International Rescue Committee (IRC) found that girls and women in emergency contexts have inadequate access to safe and private facilities and supplies for menstrual hygiene management (MHM), and are provided with insufficient guidance by response teams on the basics of managing menstruation. Moreover, many staff have a limited understanding of what an improved response should entail, and instead, focus predominantly on supplies.

31 May 2017 description
report Columbia University

MORE THAN HALF OF CONFLICT-AFFECTED GIRLS SURVEYED WERE VICTIMS OF PHYSICAL, EMOTIONAL, OR SEXUAL VIOLENCE—OFTEN AT THE HANDS OF INTIMATE PARTNERS OR FAMILY MEMBER

07 Feb 2017 description
report Columbia University

Rockefeller-Funded Initiative to Develop Scientific and Educational Practices and Model Curricula for Academic and Non-Academic Audiences

02 Nov 2016 description
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Full Declaration

Given the current humanitarian crisis in Syria where patients, healthcare workers, and hospitals are under attack, we the undersigned, without presumption of authority or judgment, stand in solidarity with our healthcare colleagues and declare their right to international health neutrality. For many decades, we have provided global healthcare professionals with education and training in humanitarian assistance in sudden onset disasters and conflicts worldwide.

12 Feb 2015 description
report Columbia University

(NEW YORK, NY, February 12, 2015) – To help address the shortage of health providers that prevents universal access to care from becoming a global reality in many countries, Columbia University School of Nursing is continuing and expanding its work in global health as a World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center for Advanced Practice Nursing.