22-year-old Sharifa is one of the thousands of Afghan mothers struggling to overcome the hurdles that are posed by a healthcare system weakened by decades of war, poor facilities, and social and cultural barriers that are difficult to break.
Let’s take you to Sudan, to share one of our (rare) breaks with doctor Faisal and nurse Hawa at our Paediatric Centre in Port Sudan. We’ll only be a few minutes, just enough time for a sip with them of…
Muzghan was born and brought up in the Panjshir Valley. She works in neonatal intensive care at our Maternity Centre in Anabah.
It has been a difficult year, one that has taught us to look at the world in a global way, to see how fragile its borders are, and how fragile borders between us as human beings are too.
It is a film about EMERGENCY.
Raghd is her mother tells us their story, Aja watches us, looking a bit shy.
Together, we work to ensure medicine, human rights and equality, for all.
We deal with situations where teamwork makes the difference. Everyone’s bit counts. Including yours.
for a closer look at EMERGENCY's work during these difficult times, told to you by our colleagues around the world.
and over 1,000 Afghan staff members, trained and employed by EMERGENCY to support communities across the country.