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The Medair nutrition team also carries out regular mass Mid Upper Arm Circumference Measurement (MUAC) screening, where they visit ... Commitment 7 of the Core Humanitarian Standard on Quality and Accountability (CHS) states: "Communities and people affected by crisis can expect delivery ... children
In June last year Medair, one of our member organisations, averted a deadly cholera outbreak in South Sudan by timely response that addressed the needs of communities. Medair in South Sudan. Medair has been present in Renk since 2011, providing integrated health, nutrition, and water, sanitation, and ... children

Following the experience of the Humanitarian community in responding to the two L3s, the Haiti earthquake and the Pakistan floods in 2010, the IASC ... The cluster coordination responsibility was transferred to WHO and NGO MEDAIR in 2014 for a period of one year, however it came back to UNICEF ... children
Medair's work in Lebanon is made possible with support from Swiss Solidarity, EU Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid, Global Affairs Canada, Gebauer Foundation (CH), UN High Commissioner for Refugees, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, EU Madad Fund and generous private ... children
Highlights. • The Logistics Cluster, in close collaboration with the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC), OCHA and UN agencies coordinated four InterAgency Humanitarian Convoys to besieged and hard-to-reach locations in Aleppo, Homs and Rural Damascus. • As part of the East Ghouta response, the ... children
In an amazing coincidence, one of the physiotherapists who attended Medair's training session happened to be the SARC emergency team member who had ... Medair's work in Syria is supported by EU Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, the Syrian ... children

The objective is to assess the current humanitarian situation and possible response options. ... and training to national and frontline staff from Action Contre la Faim (ACF), Medair, UNICEF, and Ministry of Health (MOH) was successfully conducted on 6 to 16 March at the four selected nutrition sites. children
For three years, aid workers had been providing relief to families as they fled from armed groups in Hawiga, Iraq. Medair knew that many families were still suffering inside the city, but we were unable to reach them. In 2017, Medair and the humanitarian community were advised that fighting was anticipated ... children
The Logistics Cluster continues to provide Information Management and coordination for humanitarian trucks reaching Qamishli and Deir-ez-Zor by road ... The Logistics Cluster stored 401 m³ of newly received humanitarian goods in the common storage facilities in Rural Damascus on behalf of Medair, ... children
For the past 20 years, the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Madeleine lives, has been the center of one of the world's worst humanitarian crises — and ... Mercy Corps — working with Medair and the Danish Refugee Council — led the UNICEF-funded, "Rapid Response to Movements of Populations" ... children
NGO-community Afghanistan calls for action to ensure the protection of aid workers following the attack on Non-Governmental Organizations in Jalalabad ... In 2017, through the support of NGOs alongside other humanitarian actors, well over 3.4 million people across Afghanistan received food, water, ... children
For the last year, Medair, an MCC partner in Afghanistan, with support from the Government of Canada's Global Affairs department, has delivered child nutritional supports to people like Shakeb to address the high levels of malnutrition and preventable illnesses in Afghanistan. Mothers too get nutritional ... children
Emergency relief organisation Medair is in Bangladesh responding to the Rohingya crisis with shelter and hygiene kits distributions to the most vulnerable refugees. ... The international NGO has identified Thaingkhali, a spontaneous settlement south of Kutupalong Camp, as one of the less-served areas. children
... coordinated and effective use of UAVs in a wide range of humanitarian and development settings.” The Code of Conduct was reviewed by international agencies, such as United Nations/OCHA, WFP, UNHCR, DPKO, ICRC, ECHO, American Red Cross, MedAir, Humanitarian OpenStreetMap, Cadasta, ... children
In addition, the NGO MEDAIR has concluded its project funded by the DRC Humanitarian Fund that provided emergency health response to vulnerable populations in Komanda and Oicha health zones affected by insecurity triggered by armed groups. Also, over 27,000 returnees, IDPs and members of host ... children
The Netherlands and the United Kingdom respectively pledged US$3 and $6 million to the DRC Humanitarian Fund to support the humanitarian response in the Kasai region. This new ... On 01 July 2017, the NGO Medair started an OFDA-funded healthcare project which will end on 31 December 2017. children
Medair has been working in Syria since 2015, providing shelter, health care, and safe water to families living in Rural Damascus, Aleppo, and Homs Governorates. We work alongside other humanitarian organisations on the ground to coordinate our assistance and provide support to as many families as ... children

... aligned with the international cluster system, to coordinate the humanitarian activities at all time. MRCS has the lead on the shelter cluster on a National level. Actors involved in the response include: UN: OCHA, UNICEF, PAM, WHO, UNFPA, UNDP, IOM, WFP; NGO: CARE, HI, ADRA, CRS, Medair; Civil ... children
Emergency relief organisation Medair is in Bangladesh responding to the Rohingya crisis with shelter and hygiene kits distributions to the most vulnerable refugees. ... The international NGO has identified Thaingkhali, a spontaneous settlement south of Kutupalong Camp, as one of the less-served areas. children
... coordinated and effective use of UAVs in a wide range of humanitarian and development settings.” The Code of Conduct was reviewed by international agencies, such as United Nations/OCHA, WFP, UNHCR, DPKO, ICRC, ECHO, American Red Cross, MedAir, Humanitarian OpenStreetMap, Cadasta, ... children
In addition, the NGO MEDAIR has concluded its project funded by the DRC Humanitarian Fund that provided emergency health response to vulnerable populations in Komanda and Oicha health zones affected by insecurity triggered by armed groups. Also, over 27,000 returnees, IDPs and members of host ... children
The Netherlands and the United Kingdom respectively pledged US$3 and $6 million to the DRC Humanitarian Fund to support the humanitarian response in the Kasai region. This new ... On 01 July 2017, the NGO Medair started an OFDA-funded healthcare project which will end on 31 December 2017. children
“The idea is not to take over healthcare, but to fill in the gaps,” says Joy Wright, a British doctor who runs two mobile clinics of the NGO Medair in the region of Kirkuk. The project is financed by Echo, the European commission's humanitarian aid department. “We visit areas where big groups of internally ... children
In the wake of the United Nation's declaration of famine in parts of war-torn South Sudan, humanitarian agencies are scrambling to deliver emergency ... Medair, which has long been one of the most active relief organizations in the country, is providing nutrition and sanitation services in Leer County, one of ... children
Lucy Bamforth, 27, is a humanitarian aid worker based in Goma, the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Edmonton native has also worked in Haiti and Afghanistan for the faith-based organization Medair, which provides healthcare in low-resource settings. She spoke to Postmedia about her ... children
For the past 20 years, the Democratic Republic of Congo, where Madeleine lives, has been the center of one of the world's worst humanitarian crises — and ... Mercy Corps — working with Medair and the Danish Refugee Council — led the UNICEF-funded, "Rapid Response to Movements of Populations" ... children
The Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum will be presenting Sag Harbor and the World: Strength in Diversity, an emerging arts film festival, on Saturday, ... children
DR Congo: Weekly Humanitarian Update (14 - 20 August 2017) ... In addition, the NGO MEDAIR has concluded its project funded by the DRC ... children
On the occasion of World Humanitarian Day, emergency relief and recovery organisation Medair salutes humanitarians working internationally ... children
DR Congo: Weekly Humanitarian Update (24 - 27 July 2017) ... On 01 July 2017, the NGO Medair started an OFDA-funded healthcare project ... children
DR Congo: Weekly Humanitarian Update (24 - 27 July 2017) ... On 01 July 2017, the NGO Medair started an OFDA-funded healthcare project ... children
I met nine-month-old Abas in Medair's nutrition clinic in Yusuf Batil camp. ... UK aid from the UK Government, South Sudan Humanitarian Fund, ... children
USAID is coordinating with UN agencies, non-governmental ... of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (USAID/OFDA) partner Medair is providing ... children
... CARE International, Danish Refugee Council (DRC), Humanitarian ... Medair, Mentor Initiative, OXFAM, UNAIDS, UNOCHA, UN-Habitat, ... children
USAID humanitarian assistance is mitigating the effects of drought ... $1 million to non-governmental organization (NGO) Medair and the UN ... children
The outbreak comes on top of already high humanitarian needs and a severe food crisis. Medair, an international emergency relief and ... children
Two mobile medical teams operate from the Medair base in Kirkuk. ... a British doctor who runs two mobile clinics of the NGO Medair in the region of Kirkuk. ... by Echo, the European commission's humanitarian aid department. children
A rapid multi-sectoral assessment including NFI/shelter, Health and WASH was conducted on the 26th of February 2017 in Qawsiyat, Mosul ... children
Medair has operated in Madagascar since 2002 focusing on WASH (water, ... “Medair is the only humanitarian actor present in the Analanjirofo ... children
Medair has operated in Madagascar since 2002 focusing on WASH (water, ... “Medair is the only humanitarian actor present in the Analanjirofo ... children
Greater access is “essential for the humanitarian community to ensure that the ... said Caroline Boyd, who heads Medair's South Sudan program. ... Government troops attacked a compound primarily housing NGO workers last ... children
Medair has been active in East Africa for the past 23 years, ... to flee to urban settings, Medair is working through NGO partners and trained ... US Agency for International Development, South Sudan Humanitarian Fund, US ... children
Medair has been active in East Africa for the past 23 years, ... to flee to urban settings, Medair is working through NGO partners and trained ... US Agency for International Development, South Sudan Humanitarian Fund, US ... children
WHO supported three Non-Government Organizations (NGO) partners, Medair, Doctors Aid Medical Activities (DAMA) and Women and Health ... children
Edmonton native Lucy Bamforth (right) is a humanitarian aid worker in the ... Q: What is Medair prioritizing in the DRC, a country where ongoing ... children
Edmonton native Lucy Bamforth (right) is a humanitarian aid worker in the ... Medair delivers humanitarian aid to people who need it most ... children
The remnants of Intense Tropical Cyclone Enawo exited Madagascar on the morning of Friday 10 March 2017. The storm traversed nearly the length of the island over two days, affecting communities from north to south across Madagascar's eastern and ... children
Lausanne, 08 March 2017 - Tropical cyclone Enawo made landfall yesterday, Tuesday 7 March in Ampahana, on the northeastern coast of Madagascar, resulting in significant wind damage and flooding. children
In the wake of the United Nation's declaration of famine in parts of war-torn South Sudan, humanitarian agencies are scrambling to deliver emergency assistance for the 100,000 people currently facing starvation and the more than 1 million more who are ... children
Since October 2016, Leer town and Mayendit North have been affected by cholera outbreaks with limited humanitarian access. "Insecurity coupled with sub-optimal access to safe water and sanitation infrastructure allowed the bacteria to spread to 12 ... children


 

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