Lebanon

Training at the Dedregya Clinic

Finally NORWAC’s consultants, urologist Trygve Talseth and Gro Cecilia Stensrød, a nurse specialist in urology, were able to travel back to Lebanon on the 13th of June.  It is three years ago, since their last visit to Imam Sadr Foundation’s (ISF) rehabilitation clinic in Dedregya.

Palestine

Improving Mental Health in Gaza

NORWAC received funding for a new project in Gaza last year in May. The aim of the project is to improve the quality of mental health services and provide patients with mental health conditions access to the appropriate medication. The first mission took finally place in March 2022.

Lebanon

NORWAC visits the Lebanese Minister of Public Health

On the 27 September, a delegation by NORWAC headed by our CEO Dr. Erik Fosse visited the newly appointed Lebanese Minister of Public Health, Dr. Firass Abiad. NORWAC was accompanied by a delegation from the Norwegian embassy in Lebanon headed by Ambassador Martin Yttervik, and Dr. Abdullah Omari from NORWAC’s partner organisation URDA.

OUR WORK

PALESTINE

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NORWAC'S GOALS

Contribute to MOH’s ability to deliver critical health services in Gaza.

Contribute to strengthen and develop local health staff capability.

SYRIA

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NORWAC'S GOALS

Contribute to retain primary healthcare services

Contribute to retain specialized healthcare services

(blood bank/thalassemia, chronic diseases/ renal failure, physical rehabilitation)

 

LEBANON

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NORWAC'S GOALS

Contribute to retain and develop secondary healthcare services for Palestinian refugees and other vulnerable groups.

Develop and give access to mental health services.

Give access to reproductive health and primary healthcare services in Saida.

Ensure rehabilitation services for refugees and Lebanese with physical disabilities and spinal cord injuries.

Support the education of Palestinian health personnel.

Ensure life-saving treatment for refugees with chronic diseases.

Give access to fundamental healthcare services in Arsal.