Of all the children that visit, most have gastrointestinal or respiratory diseases, infections involving the eyes, ears and skin, intestinal parasites or malaria.
Gino Strada, our founder, used to say “to create a world without war, we have to imagine it first”.
“The support, both physically and mentally, that burn patients require is something I really wanted to provide. For me, becoming a nurse became a dream.” Nigar speaks to us from Sulaymaniyah, Iraqi Kurdistan. Nigar is a nurse, and one of…
So many patients have travelled up and down these steps over the years, becoming familiar with their prostheses. Jabar is one of them.
"I have witnessed thousands of people return back to their daily life and community through EMERGENCY’s services."
We take a different stance, grounded in solidarity, rights and humanity.
"They often show us photos of their children, their home, their pets... thus starting the process of reconstructing the temporal continuity interrupted by the war, tying together that 'before' and 'after'.”
EMERGENCY’s Surgical Centre received a large influx of patients.
By prohibiting development, testing, deployment, possession, stockpiling, use and threat of use, the TPNW aims at total nuclear disarmament.
The hands of the Doomsday Clock occupy exactly the same position as they did a year ago, but it is not good news.