The EMERGENCY UK volunteers group invite you to join them on an epic, 6,707km journey…
Trustee Giles Duley will be showcasing his latest photography from EMERGENCY’s hospitals in Iraq at the Frontline Club on 20 June.
The evening will showcase Duley’s photographs from Erbil, where EMERGENCY has a Surgical Centre, and he will be joined by EMERGENCY doctor Jasmine Armour-Marshall. The main focus of the discussion will be on the medical and humanitarian impact of the fighting in Mosul and the effect this will have on the people there for years to come.
Chair: Iain Overton is an investigative journalist, author and the Executive Director of Action on Armed Violence. AOAV is a charity that investigates the impact of explosive weapons and small arms on civilians around the world. Overton has reported on Iraq, Ukraine, Syria, Jordan, Mexico, Columbia to name just a few. His human rights reporting has earned him a Peabody Award and two Amnesty Awards
Giles Duley works tirelessly to highlight the otherwise untold stories in the most dire environments today. His eminent work has earned him a nomination for the Amnesty International Media Award in 2010 and he was the winner of the Prix de Paris, 2010 and 2012. Giles is an EMERGENCY UK trustee.
Dr Jasmine Armour-Marshall is a paediatrician, humanitarian and child at heart; Jasmine has recently returned from the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq where EMERGENCY provide primary healthcare for refugees and internally displaced people. She cared for children and families and gave support and training to local healthcare professionals.
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