Helping Children in Gaza Break Free from Fear and Shame

Our child-protection programming helps children overcome emotional distress caused by violence and discover self-confidence.

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BBC Newshour

Anger Grows Among Libya Flood Victims

Senior Director of International Programs David Eastman shares his team’s experience in Derna and talks about the level of destruction caused by the flood.

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Libya Flooding — Julia Hartley-Brewer

International Medical Corps’ David Eastman explains why mental health care is critical for Libyans after the flood and how we’re providing lifesaving aid.

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Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

Breaking News – Libya Flooding

Senior Director of International Programs David Eastman talks about the need for resources and coordinated efforts in Derna devastated by the flood.

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We Are Responding to Flooding in Libya

Over the weekend of September 9, a slow-moving weather system in the Mediterranean called Storm Daniel struck the northeastern part of Libya, causing severe flooding that the government called “catastrophic and unprecedented,” and that it said has so far led to the deaths of more than 5,000 people. Tens of thousands are missing or displaced. …

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Why Libya Needs Future Doctors Like Me

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been fascinated by science, especially biology. By the time I started high school in 2010, I knew I wanted to become a doctor. At first, my decision to pursue medicine seemed like a smart idea; I thought that the health system in Libya would improve and provide new …

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