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Critical Food AID and Medical Care to Dhrought Victims of Jeema VDC, Mugu
Abstract:
WFP field monitors report--high prevalence of illnesses among families in the Mugu and Humla Health services almost inexistent, priority being pregnancy services. ANM not sanctioned even in Illaka HP (Mugu) WFP's role in distributing food aid to drought-affected communities is clearly essential in order to save lives. Combining WFP's food aid with UNFPA RH and preventative care services, would able to not only reduce deaths among the poorest in Nepal, but greatly improve the quality of their lives. WFP requested UNFPA to conduct mobile RH clinics during planned WFP food distributions. #FoodAid #MedicalCare #WFP #UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA, WFP Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
DROUGHT, DISASTER PREVENTION, DISASTER-PRONE AREAS, DISASTER VICTIMS, NATURAL PHENOMENA, DISASTER RELIEF, ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCIES, NATURAL DISASTERS, ILLNESS, NUTRITION PROGRAMMES, FOOD PROBLEMS,FOOD, HEALTH SERVICES, PREGNENCY SERVICES, PREVENTIVE CARE SERVICES, HEALTHCAMP, OPPURTUNITY
Thematic Group:
UNFPA, (2006)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
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Feeder: ASHAPARIYAR, Editor: MALIKA THAPA, Auditor:
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Critical Food AID and Medical Care to Dhrought Victims of JeemaVDC,Mugu
Abstract:
WFP field monitors report--high prevalence of illnesses among families in the Mugu and Humla Health services almost inexistent, priority being pregnancy services. ANM not sanctioned even in Illaka HP (Mugu) WFP's role in distributing food aid to drought-affected communities is clearly essential in order to save lives. Combining WFP's food aid with UNFPA RH and preventative care services, would able to not only reduce deaths among the poorest in Nepal, but greatly improve the quality of their lives. WFP requested UNFPA to conduct mobile RH clinics during planned WFP food distributions.
Publisher: UNFPA, WFP Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
DROUGHT, DISASTER PREVENTION, DISASTER-PRONE AREAS, DISASTER VICTIMS, NATURAL PHENOMENA, DISASTER RELIEF, ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCIES, NATURAL DISASTERS, ILLNESS, NUTRITION PROGRAMMES, FOOD PROBLEMS,FOOD, HEALTH SERVICES, PREGNENCY SERVICES, PREVENTIVE CARE SERVICES, HEALTHCAMP, OPPURTUNITY
Thematic Group:
UNFPA, (2006)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
PDF | File Size: 604 KB   Download
Feeder: ASHAPARIYAR, Editor: , Auditor:
...