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Continuing the Fight Against Ebola

International Medical Corps is helping to respond to new cases of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Find out how you can help. In late July, an outbreak of Ebola in a northwest province of the DRC was officially declared over. Yet on August 1, new cases of the deadly virus were …

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Providing Comfort for Distressed Survivors of Hurricane Michael

When Donald Cribley decided it was time to seek treatment for his swollen right hand a week after Hurricane Michael tore through his home town of Chattahoochee in an economically stressed rural corner of the Florida Panhandle, his options were limited. With the area still reeling from the storm’s destruction and public services struggling to …

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UPDATE: Multiple teams in Florida

Hurricane Michael has left severe damage in its wake, with local health systems in affected communities overwhelmed and, in some cases, completely incapacitated.
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In Solidarity: The Jolie Stahl Emergency Fund

In late summer 1992, as New York City-based artist Jolie Stahl was about to give birth to her first child, news headlines were dominated with images of the famine and civil war ravaging a population halfway across the globe in Somalia. Staring at the harrowing images of mass starvation on television, Jolie could not reconcile …

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Expanding an innovative livelihoods program to ease war-fuelled hunger and malnutrition

The governorate of Taizz is both home to Yemen’s third-largest city and a central battleground of its crushing civil war.  Here, the human toll exacted by the seemingly endless conflict is wrenching: severe food shortages, heavily damaged infrastructure and public services, growing malnutrition and what the United Nations calls, “irreversible livelihood asset stripping” as rural …

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International Medical Corps Responding to Indonesian Earthquake and Tsunami

International Medical Corps has sent an emergency response team to Indonesia following a series of powerful earthquakes that struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, September 28. The largest quake, a powerful magnitude 7.5, triggered a tsunami that hit nearby coastlines, including the coastal city of Palu. The massive earthquake was centered about 35 …

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International Medical Corps Team Heading to Indonesia after Massive Earthquakes & Tsunami

International Medical Corps is sending an emergency response team to Indonesia following a series of powerful earthquakes that struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi on Friday, September 28. The largest quake, a powerful magnitude 7.5, shook the region at 5:02 p.m. local time, triggering a tsunami that hit nearby coastlines, including the coastal city of …

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Hurricane Maria: A look back at our Puerto Rico response

After two major hurricanes swept through the Caribbean in September 2017, leaving unprecedented destruction in their path, International Medical Corps responded quickly, providing critical support to local partners and helping to restore and rebuild the local health system in particularly vulnerable communities.
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