We would like to thank Mr. Saviano for breaking the silence and showing the vital role that humanitarian staff have, same as writers and photographers, in speaking out for a better world.
...and today he is a teacher who gives life lessons as well as school lessons.
In 1998, we opened our Rehabilitation and Social Reintegration Centre in Sulaymaniyah, Iraq - a country in which mines have killed over 6,000 people in the last 25 years.
EMERGENCY’s hospitals will remain open for anyone who needs them.
"These are the patients we admitted in the last 24 hours. They're between 3 and 70 years old."
working to create environments in which our services are no longer required.
how low-resource countries can benefit from healthcare centres of excellence,
It’s not every day that we get to catch up with a former patient and hear about their new life.
Sometimes our patients respond with a smile - sometimes with quiet, dignified determination.
Founding EMERGENCY was a gut reaction, not just a mental decision.