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EMERGENCY and Ogilvy Italy turn Gino Strada’s words into reality with AI.

EMERGENCY and Ogilvy Italy turn Gino Strada’s words into reality with AI. For a 2023 in the name of peace.  Milan — 09/01/2023 – For the sixth year in a row, Ogilvy and EMERGENCY have created a video to wish the world not only a new year, but a peaceful one. The theme of this […]

EMERGENCY NGO SEARCH AND RESCUE SHIP LIFE SUPPORT EMBARKS ON INAUGURAL MISSION IN THE CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA

EMERGENCY NGO SEARCH AND RESCUE SHIP LIFE SUPPORT EMBARKS ON INAUGURAL MISSION IN THE CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA A 28-PERSON TEAM IS ONBOARD, CONSISTING OF CREW, RESCUERS, MEDICS, AND CULTURAL MEDIATORS. Life Support, EMERGENCY’s specialist search and rescue vessel, has departed from Genoa, Italy, on its maiden voyage into the central Mediterranean Sea, joining the civil […]

KABUL: Explosion in Dasht-e-Barchi.

22 PATIENTS RECEIVED SO FAR. MORE THAN 20 MASS CASUALTIES HANDLED BY EMERGENCY IN KABUL SINCE THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR.  A total of 22 patients, including 20 women, have been received at EMERGENCY’s Surgical Centre for War Victims in Kabul following the suicide attack that took place this morning, 30 September, inside an educational […]

KABUL, EXPLOSION IN A MOSQUE: 27 WOUNDED PEOPLE RECEIVED SO FAR AT EMERGENCY’S SURGICAL CENTRE FOR WAR VICTIMS, AMONG THEM A 7-YEAR-OLD BOY

STEFANO SOZZA, AFGHANISTAN COUNTRY DIRECTOR: “SIXTH EXPLOSION IN THE LAST MONTH, THE SITUATION IS COMPLICATED”. IN AUGUST 2022 ALONE THERE WERE 6 MASS CASUALTIES MANAGED BY EMERGENCY IN KABUL, 16 SINCE THE BEGINNING OF THE YEAR. FROM AUGUST 2021 TO DATE, MORE THAN 2,000 PEOPLE INJURED BY BULLETS AND EXPLOSIVES RECEIVED AT EMERGENCY’S HOSPITALS, MORE […]

Covid-19 Death Toll Four Times Higher in Lower-Income Countries than Rich Ones

3 million people died since the Omicron variant emerged, shattering perceptions that the pandemic is over The COVID-19 death toll has been four times higher in lower-income countries than in rich ones, according to a new report published today by Oxfam on behalf of the People’s Vaccine Alliance as the world marks two years since […]

EU Set to Bin 25 Million More Vaccine Doses than It Has Donated to Africa This Year

Europe has betrayed Africa by blocking proposals which would allow manufacturers on the continent to make their own COVID-19 vaccines while hoarding millions of doses which are set to expire at the end of the month, warns the People’s Vaccine Alliance ahead of tomorrow’s meeting of African and European leadersat the AU-EU Summit. According to […]

AFGHANISTAN: On the Frontline of Afghanistan’s Humanitarian Crisis.

A project to provide lifesaving healthcare in response to the humanitarian protracted crisis. To tackle the precarious humanitarian situation in Afghanistan and a lack of access to healthcare, EMERGENCY has been implementing a project which has been active since August 2021 and is co-funded by the European Union department for EU Civil Protection and Humanitarian […]

KABUL: EXPLOSIONS FOLLOWED BY GUNFIRE AT THE ENTRANCE TO THE MILITARY HOSPITAL

WE RECEIVED 21 PATIENTS, ONE OF WHOM WAS DEAD ON ARRIVAL Early this afternoon (2 November), two explosions and gunfire hit the Sardar Daud Khan military hospital near the centre of Kabul. “At the moment we have received 21 patients, one of whom was unfortunately already dead on arrival. All of them had been injured […]

Pharmaceutical companies and rich nations delivering just one in seven of the doses promised for developing countries

Firms and rich nations continue to block moves to share vaccine technology and recipes Developing countries have been hit with an endless tide of inadequate gestures and broken promises from rich countries and pharmaceutical companies, who are failing to deliver billions of doses they promised while blocking the real solutions to vaccine inequality, according to […]

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