@amref_italia partner organization of #ElsaPeretti4SouthSudan humanitarian response plan, has been working in the country, formerly Southern Sudan, since 1972.
With the #NeEPF’s support, @amref_italia is implementing a medical/nutrition program in the state of Maridi, #WesternEquatoria county and in Wau ,Western Bahr el Ghazal county, an area that has experienced an outbreak of violence in April 2017, and were more than 65,800 IDPs are now sheltered. 📌 Amref’s project is delivering a dedicated intervention for IDPs such as #medical and surgical needs assessment, purchase and delivery of essential drugs and #medicalkits for the treatment of complications related to #malnutrition.
A key activity is related to the training of #medicalstaff and members of the community, on matters related to the surveillance and response in emergency situations.
41.260 individuals are going to be the direct beneficiaries of amref’s action, which is part of the #ElsaPeretti4SouthSudan response plan. 📍 Refugee camp in Wau 📸 Tommy Simmons, founder of #Amref Italia