IHP news #432

Editorial

World Humanitarian Day, Sierra Leone and more

By on August 18, 2017    

 

Dear Colleagues,

It is World Humanitarian Day tomorrow Saturday, August 19th. This week there were several events from the Sierra Leone mudslide disaster to the growing crisis in Yemen and its devastating effects to has had on the population to the rescue of migrants in Spain some of whom were fleeing to Yemen for refuge. There were also messages raising queries on different humanitarian situations across the globe and the way forward. We have shared some of them here.

In the same light, our featured article this week, by Clara Affun-Adegbulu a Masters Student who is also a current intern at the IHP unit, is on lessons learned at the recently held WHO Europe Summer School on Refugee and Migrant Health in Sicily, Italy.

Enjoy your reading.

The editorial team

 

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