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About 50% of the health facilities in Yemen that provide lifesaving healthcare are non-functional due to the conflict. The World Bank and IDA are working with UNICEF & the World Health Organization on the Emergency Health and Nutrition Project, which supports mobile clinics that provide healthcare for children under 5 and pregnant women, supports public hospitals, and provides essential medications. The project also works to improve the water and sanitation system in Yemen.
Many hospitals in Yemen were destroyed due to the conflict. Some doctors and nurses had no choice but to use caves as healthcare centers to provide healthcare to the people in Sa'ada city. #YemenChildren #Yemen
A team of visiting doctors and nurses from war-torn Yemen leave icddr,b with expert knowledge and hands-on training to deal with cholera outbreaks back home where hundreds of thousands of people continue to face countrywide epidemic. With support from the charity Kuwaiti Women Philanthropic Team, the visiting Yemeni health professionals participated in weeklong hands-on training on cholera and malnutrition case management at icddr,b’s Dhaka Hospital during 5-12 October 2017. Find out more: https://bit.ly/2y15fri
The World Health Organization (WHO) is racing to vaccinate people in Yemen against a rapidly spreading outbreak of diphtheria. Around 1,300 people have been infected and more than 70 have died since the disease was first detected six months ago. Al Jazeera's Hannah Hoexter reports. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/
Staff at Al Kuwait University Hospital in Sana'a are among the tens of thousands of public health employees in Yemen who face the daily risks and challenges of working a country devastated by conflict—and who have been struggling to survive on little to no pay over the past year. Many health workers cannot afford to keep going, and many health facilities have had to shut down. Those medical staff who continue to work without pay are helping their communities out of a sense of duty, and holding out hope for change. Make sure you don’t miss weekly video updates and ongoing series about our work in crisis zones across the world. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/BtzdsR Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières helps people worldwide where the need is greatest, delivering ...
Already dealing with severe malnutrition and a cholera epidemic, many people in Yemen are now dying from what is thought to be bird flu. As the country faces this new health crisis, hospitals remain critically short of resources after years of conflict has caused the country's health system to crumble. Al Jazeera's Katia Lopez-Hodoyan reports. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
The International Committee of the Red Cross has raised an alarm over Yemen’s challenges in the health sector. Peter Maurer, the charity’s president, said the overall situation in Yemen was “very dire, and very catastrophic” in terms of health. The two-year war has resulted in the world's worst-ever cholera epidemic, and hospitals are unable to keep up. According to the UN, nearly two million Yemeni children are acutely malnourished. Al Jazeera's David Chater reports from Doha. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
The UN humanitarian chief has warned that cases of cholera in Yemen have increased dramatically in what he has described as a man-made disaster. At least 120,000 more people have been diagnosed with the disease over the past six weeks. A two-year civil war has crippled Yemen's health system and stopped medicine from reaching people in need. Al Jazeera's Daniel Lak reports from the UN. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
With its health system in tatters from the ongoing war, Yemen is currently overwhelmed by a cholera outbreak. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is running a cholera treatment center in Abs town, in northern Hajjah governorate, in a hospital that was hit by an airstrike in August 2016. WATCH MORE: "What is Cholera?": http://bit.ly/2uyigVH Make sure you don’t miss weekly video updates and ongoing series about our work in crisis zones across the world. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/BtzdsR Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières helps people worldwide where the need is greatest, delivering emergency medical aid to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from health care. Learn more at http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org...
In Aden, in southern Yemen, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is independently running a hospital that is now located in the middle of the fighting. Despite this, medical teams are still receiving and treating injured patients on a daily basis. About 1,000 patients have been treated since the beginning of the clashes on March 19. Movement in Aden has become extremely difficult due to fighting and fuel shortages. Read more: https://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/article/yemen-expecting-death-anywhere
Humanitarian agencies are warning of the devastating consequences the war is having on Yemen's health system, which is now close to collapse. Hospitals and clinics across the country have been destroyed during the civil war between pro-government forces and Houthi rebels. Al Jazeera's Victoria Gaten reports. - Subscribe to our channel: http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish - Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera - Check out our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Al-Arabiya News channel quotes the World Health Organisation to highlight the problems being caused to Yemen's healthcare system as a result of continued fighting between Houthis and the Saudi coalition. News Report - Collapse in the health situation in Yemen Al-Arabiya channel 2nd July 2015 Integrity is an independent centre of research that monitors and provides insights on the MENA region to foster integration and cohesion. Subscribe: youtube.com/integrityuk Check out our website: integrityuk.org/ Facebook.com/integrityuk.org Twitter.com/integrity_uk
The ministry's spokesman, Tamim Shami, says symptoms of some of the injured Yemenis show they were exposed to prohibited weapons dropped by Saudi war machines. During the briefing, Shami also highlighted the worsening humanitarian situation due to the shortage of medical supplies. He said that more than 23-thousand people are currently suffering from dengue fever and Malaria. Saudi fighter jets have also reportedly targeted drug containers used by charity organization Oxfam to fight deadly viruses. Meanwhile, over a dozen aid organizations have called for a permanent ceasefire in Yemen. Aid agencies are warning that millions of Yemenis are at risk of dying from preventable diseases, conflict and hunger. Live @ http://www.presstv.ir/live.html Twitter @ http://twitter.com/PressTV Live...
The shipments include essential medicines, insulin vials, antibiotics, rabies vaccines, intravenous (IV) fluids, and other medical supplies and equipment.
The increasing number of cholera cases in Yemen has put the country's poor health sector under extra pressure. Medical centers say they’ve run out of material and cannot admit more patients due to lack of empty beds.
More than half a million people are now thought to be affected by the Cholera epidemic in Yemen. Now, a handful of health workers is making their way around the country to do what they can to help. Rahul Radhakrishnan reports. Subscribe: http://trt.world/subscribe Livestream: http://trt.world/ytlive Facebook: http://trt.world/facebook Twitter: http://trt.world/twitter Instagram: http://trt.world/instagram Visit our website: http://trt.world
The Yemeni Health Ministry has held a conference to discuss the impact of Saudi invasion on Yemen’s health sector and ways to get it back on its feet. Our correspondent Mohammad al-Attab has attended the event and talked with some of the participants at the conference. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.ir/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/videosptv
With one of the world's highest maternal mortality rates, Yemen faces extreme hurdles when it comes to providing adequate healthcare to its women. Seven Yemeni women a day die of complications from pregnancy or childbirth -- leaving seven families in danger of collapse in the absence of a mother -- and nearly all of the deaths are preventable.
"How Does Law Protect in War?" (https://www.icrc.org/casebook/) is an online platform that regroups a comprehensive IHL course outline, more than 350 case studies, and various pedagogical resources for professors. This webinar gathered students from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (Peru), Université Laval (Canada), the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights (Switzerland), and the University of Nairobi (Kenya). The students solved a case study pertaining to challenges to providing health care in armed conflict: the case of Yemen, together with a panel of experts. Questions discussed by the students and panel included the scope of the protection afforded to the wounded and the sick under IHL, protection of medical units and targeting of hospitals. Pan...
Tre is Media Officer for the British Red Cross. She is vlogging from Yemen, which is the poorest country in the Middle East and in the middle of an ongoing conflict. Tune in to find out what life is like in a warzone and what the Red Cross are doing to help people. 70% of Yemen's population is in need of humanitarian aid.
Yemen’s heath ministry has called on the international community to help keep the country's health system from collapsing. This is while over 14 million Yemenis have no or restricted access to healthcare and much of the country’s medical facilities are no longer functional. Watch Live: http://www.presstv.com/live.html Twitter: http://twitter.com/PressTV LiveLeak: http://www.liveleak.com/c/PressTV Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PRESSTV Google+: http://plus.google.com/+VideosPTV Instagram: http://instagram.com/presstvchannel Dailymotion: http://www.dailymotion.com/presstv