Press Releases

2007 & Older Press Release Archive

December 27, 2007- International Medical Corps Monitoring Situation in Pakistan

December 13, 2007- International Medical Corps calls for 'humanitarian surge' in Iraq

December 11, 2007- Team Sent to Cyclone Zone

November 30, 2007- Marking World AIDS Day in Eastern Chad

November 23, 2007 - International Medical Corps Expands Services as One Million Somalis Are Displaced

November 16, 2007 - New Guidelines for Addressing Mental Health in Emergencies

November 13, 2007 - International Medical Corps CEO Honored with Distinguished Alumni Award

November 8, 2007 - American Academy of Family Physicians and International Medical Corps Collaborate to Bring Quality Care to Disaster-Affected Communities

November 1, 2007 - International Medical Corps Provides Health Services to Displaced Somalis Amid Deteriorating Security

October 22, 2007 - International Medical Corps Assists Thousands of Displaced Congolese

October 4, 2007 - Americares and International Medical Corps Airlift Relief for Cholera Outbreak in Iraq

October 1, 2007 - International Medical Corps Prepares Emergency Response for Myanmar

October 1, 2007 - International Medical Corps recognizes need for decent shelter on World Habitat Day

September 26, 2007 - International Medical Corps Announces 2007 Clinton Global Initiative Commitment

September 13, 2007 - International Medical Corps Responds to Indonesia Earthquake

September 4, 2007 - Assisting More Iraqis in Crisis - International Medical Corps Starts New Programs in Jordan

August 31, 2007 - International Medical Corps Responds to Deadly Cholera Outbreak in Iraq

August 6, 2007 - Using the Power of Art to Save Lives

August 2, 2007 - International Medical Corps Reaffirms Partnership with United Nations Refugee Organization

August 2, 2007 - Africa Humanitarian Action and International Medical Corps Forge Strategic Alliance to Close Human Resources Gap and Improve Emergency Response in Africa

July 17, 2007 - International Medical Corps Brings Life-Saving Assistance to Violent Area of Central African Republic

July 6, 2007 - International Medical Corps Receives $2.7 Million UNICEF Grant to Revamp Education in Lebanon

July 4, 2007 - International Medical Corps Suspends Program Activities in El-Berde, Somalia Due to Security Concerns

June 28, 2007 - Two Slain in Somalia Shooting

June 15, 2007 - International Medical Corps Starts New Mission in War Torn Northeastern Central African Republic

May 16, 2007 - Young Ugandan Refugees Capture Camp Life in National Geographic-International Medical Corps Photo Exhibit

May 9, 2007 - Microsoft Awards First Prize to International Medical Corps for Technology That Will Expedite Emergency Responses

April 4, 2007 - Santa Fe Entrepreneur and Activist Supports Women's Initiative in Congo

April 3, 2007 - TOTAL E&P Azerbaijan Awards International Medical Corps $100,000 Grant for HIV Prevention Program in Azerbaijan

April 2, 2007 - Iraqis Face Severe Poverty, Declining Health, and Lack of Schooling

March 30, 2007 - Healing the Wounds of War in DRC

March 26, 2007 - Suicide, Violence, and Depression Widespread in FEMA Travel Trailer Parks

March 22, 2007 - International Medical Corps Fears of Humanitarian Disaster Confirmed by UN Visit to War Torn Northeastern Central African Republic

March 21, 2007- International Medical Corps' Mobile Health Clinics Assist Thousands in Sri Lanka

March 13, 2007 - International Medical Corps partners with Starbucks for World Water Day event

March 02, 2007 - In remote area of CAR, International Medical Corps finds devastation and humanitarian suffering

February 6, 2007 -After floods and fighting in Somalia International Medical Corps fights possible cholera outbreak

January 29, 2007 - Iraqis on the move: Sectarian displacement in Baghdad

January 2, 2007 - International Medical Corps to participate in World Forum 2007; Keynote speakers include Madeleine Albright, Elie Wiesel

 

December 12, 2006 - General Electric Foundation Awards International Medical Corps 500,000 Grant for Humanitarian Crisis in Darfur

November 20, 2006 - International Medical Corps Makes New Commitment to Provide Mental Health Services In Conflict-Affected Regions

November 20, 2006 - International Medical Corps President and CEO among presenters of NGO impact initiative to Clinton

November 19, 2006 - Staying beyond the emergency

November 15, 2006 - International Medical Corps Partners with Volunteers for Prosperity and GlobalGiving in Website Launch to Raise Funds for Volunteer Activities

October 23, 2006 - A Greenhouse for the Metalshop

September 14, 2006 - International Medical Corps Wins Prestigious AFGUND Prize

August 16, 2006 - Children in the Crossfire: The Toll of the Israel-Lebanon Crisis on its Youngest Victims, A Report from International Medical Corps

August 07, 2006 - International Medical Corps Compound Attacked in Chad; Staff Evacuated to Safety

August 01, 2006 - Curtailed dreams: International Medical Corps works to give children a second chance at a real childhood and education

July 27, 2006 - International Medical Corps Expands Relief Operations to Thousands at Hospitals, Refugee Camps

July 24, 2006 - International Medical Corps doctors provide care to displaced people at Lebanon-Syria border

July 24, 2006 - World renowned yoga instructor to raise money for humanitarian crises in Africa

July 21, 2006 - International Medical Corps doctors dispatched to Lebanon and Syria; addressing humanitarian crisis

July 20, 2006 - Inernational Medical Corps responding to growing humanitarian criss in the Middle East

July 05, 2006 - Heavy fighting leaves many dead and wounded in Chad; International Medical Corps providing emergency carey

July 01, 2006 - Inernational Medical Corps Ethiopia works to ease drought impact by teaching women good nutrition and economic self-sufficiency

June 30, 2006 - International Medical Corps Clinic Burned Down in Southern Afghanistan

June 29, 2006 - Humanitarian crisis in eastern DRC in lead-up to historic elections

June 22, 2006 - A New Chapter for Chechnya's Libraries

May 29, 2006 - International Medical Corps expands emergency operations in Indonesia after earthquake

May 27, 2006 - International Medical Corps Responding to Earthquake in Indonesia

May 2, 2006 - International Medical Corps’ Nancy Aossey Named Non-Profit CEO of the Year

May 1, 2006 - Beauty in Grozny

April 26, 2006 - International Medical Corps continues programs despite recent violence in Chad

April 12, 2006 - Mental Health Conference in Africa: International Medical Corps to Highlight Innovative Programs

April 10, 2006 - Humanitarian Intervention Urgently Needed in Katanga Province of DRC

March 31, 2006 - Increased hostilities in the Western Equatoria Region of South Sudan

March 17, 2006 - Pakistan government prepares to close camps; International Medical Corps steps up emergency efforts

March 8, 2006 - International Medical Corps Tackling Kenya's Devastating Drought

March 7, 2006 - International Medical Corps Featured at Symposium on Genocide in Darfur

Feb. 28, 2006 - International Medical Corps Responds to Devastating Drought in Ethiopia

Feb. 23, 2006 - International Medical Corps to Participate in Non-Profit Festival

Feb. 15, 2006 - International Medical Corps' CEO Nancy Aossey to moderate USAID taskforce panel on Avian Flu

Jan. 21, 2006 - Increased Hostilities on Chad/Sudan Border

Nov. 21, 2005 - International Medical Corps receives support from Gates Foundation for famine relief program in Southern Sudan

Oct. 8, 2005 - International Medical Corps teams respond quickly to Pakistan disaster

Sep. 30, 2005 - International Medical Corps and St. Charles Community Health Center team up to aid Katrina survivors in four parishes outside New Orleans

Sep. 13, 2005 - Tulane & International Medical Corps join forces on Katrina

May 5, 2005 - Reframing grief: A tsunami survivor learns to live with loss

January 14, 2005 - International Medical Corps dispatches second boat carrying doctors to Aceh's west coast

January 07, 2005 - Emergency airlifts of U.S. trauma specialists to Banda Aceh

June 15, 2004 - Conflict in Eastern Congo Forces Evacuation of International Medical Corps' Relief Workers

November 15, 2003 - Entrepreneur Helps Neighbors by Helping Herself: International Medical Corps' Successful Micro-credit Program in Eritrea

October 15, 2003 - Micro-Credit Speeds Relief and Reintegration in Eritrea

September 15, 2003 -A Somber Homecoming in War-Ravaged Eritrea

August 05, 2003 -Opening ceremony of International Medical Corps/Ministry of Health Training Center in Afghanistan

August 01, 2003 - Indonesia: Healing the Scars of Childhood in West Kalimantan

July 01, 2003 - Empower a Woman and Empower the Entire Community

December 23, 2003 - Indonesia: Celebrating the Opening of a Women's Health and Resource Center

October 16, 2002 - International Medical Corps Continues to Provide Care after Bali Attack

October 13, 2002 - International Medical Corps Sends Rapid Response Team to Assist Bali Bomb Blast Victims

July 10, 2000 -International Medical Corps Suspends Congo Program After Highway Attack Leaves One Dead, Several Injured