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Finalization of Hospital in Mitrovica, Kosovo

Posted by on Feb 12, 2016 in Articles | Comments Off on Finalization of Hospital in Mitrovica, Kosovo

Finalization of Hospital in Mitrovica, Kosovo

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London conference

Posted by on Feb 4, 2016 in Articles | Comments Off on London conference

London conference

NORWAC participated when civil society came together on February 3, the day before the Supporting Syria and the Region London conference to discuss how to support Syrians inside Syria and in the region. 

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Surgical training at Al-Hamshari Hospital, Lebanon

Posted by on Jan 7, 2016 in Articles | Comments Off on Surgical training at Al-Hamshari Hospital, Lebanon

Surgical training at Al-Hamshari Hospital, Lebanon

NORWAC is working with Palestine Red Crescent Society’s (PRCS) Al-Hamshari hospital in Saida, Lebanon, to train their general surgeons in laparoscopic surgery (minimally invasive surgery).

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Increased support to chronically ill refugees from Syria

Posted by on Sep 30, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on Increased support to chronically ill refugees from Syria

Increased support to chronically ill refugees from Syria

NORWAC has received USD 2.4 million in emergency aid from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. These funds will be used to support chronically ill refugees from Syria in Lebanon. With 30 years of experience in Lebanon, NORWAC’s network with local partners and UNHCR make it possible to identify Syrian patients in need and secure life-saving treatment at hospitals across Lebanon.

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The situation in Tal Abyad

Posted by on Jun 17, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on The situation in Tal Abyad

The situation in Tal Abyad

Members of the Kurdish People’s Defence Units (YPG), backed by other opposition groups in Syria, have taken control of Tal Abyad in Northern Syria. Until December 2014, NORWAC ran a project aimed at upgrading and supporting the National Hospital of Tal Abyad (NHTA) with funding from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA).

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Interview with Sykepleien

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on Interview with Sykepleien

Interview with Sykepleien

Norway’s largest nursing journal «Sykepleien» has written several reports on the conditions of displaced Palestinians and Syrians in Lebanon. In connection with their reports they also interviewed two of NORWAC’s employees.

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Mental Health Conference

Posted by on May 8, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on Mental Health Conference

Mental Health Conference

The 9th Annual Conference on Mental Health – Beirut, Lebanon. “Towards a better Wellbeing: Inter-Sectoral approaches in Mental Health”

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Treating patients from the war in Gaza

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on Treating patients from the war in Gaza

Treating patients from the war in Gaza

In cooperation with the British charities IDEALS and MAP-UK, NORWAC works to support the surgeons in Al Shifa hospital

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Support for the Palestinian Ministry of Health

Posted by on Jan 6, 2015 in Articles | Comments Off on Support for the Palestinian Ministry of Health

Support for the Palestinian Ministry of Health

On August 2nd, NORWAC met in Ramallah with HE The Minister of Health of Palestine Dr. Jawad Awwad. After several months of planning and negotiations, it was finally announced that NORWAC will continue our decades long programme of support for the Ministry of Health in the coming year.

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Supporting Medical Centers in Syria

Posted by on Nov 28, 2014 in Articles | 0 comments

Supporting Medical Centers in Syria

One of NORWACs major partner in Syria is Alseeraj for Development and Healthcare.

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