An update from the field as fighting continues in Helmand.
As fighting intensifies, Helmandis are searching for safety in Lashkar-Gar.
Update on the ongoing situation in Lashkar-Gah, Helmand.
"This photo is a snapshot of hope", Ljubica, Medical Coordinator at EMERGENCY's Paediatric Centre, Port Sudan.
Incredible work and dedication in this volatile region of Afghanistan has led to the opening of a vital new First Aid Point in Helmand.
"In front of me, in the middle of the sea between Italy and Libya, were hundreds of youngsters. We rescued them one by one."
6th June 2016 A joint operation by EMERGENCY NGO, humanitarian organisation which provides medical care, and Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) is leaving Malta today aboard the Topaz Responder, a search and rescue vessel which will patrol the world’s deadliest…
She handed us her baby in tears and said 'Take care of him. Please help me, I don't know where else to go'.
Migrant Response, Italy: N. and H. both came ashore with their families, but on their boats there were around 100 Egyptian children who came alone.
For every 100,000 live births in Afghanistan, about 400 mothers will die1. Though this maternal mortality ratio is a fraction of its earlier levels, it is still one of the highest in the world. But here’s the thing: most of…