Category Archives: Medical Aid

Protecting the Health of Women and Girls in Crisis Zones

By Dr. E. Anne Peterson, SVP, Global Programs     I was in Chicago on Friday for an International Women’s Day Global Health Symposium and had an exciting opportunity to talk about protecting the health of women and girls in crisis zones. At AmeriCares, we’re working to make a difference in these areas every day. We hear … Continue reading Protecting the Health of Women and Girls in Crisis Zones

Ebola Heightens Health Worker Crisis

The death of heroic health workers adds greater urgency to the crisis in health worker safety confronting the developing world.

Urgent Needs Remain for Uttarakhand Flood Survivors

“Our response should match the scale of the disaster — not the level of attention paid by the media.”

Restoring Health Care in the Rockaways

“Local residents told us they were relieved just by the sight of our mobile clinic!”