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    Central Mediterranean: almost 400 people rescued in less than two days
    Europe
    Central Mediterranean: almost 400 people rescued in less than two days
    The team on board the Geo Barents have conducted five rescues in less than two days in extremely challenging conditions. Many among the survivors are ...
    Search and Rescue
    PRESS RELEASE: Beware of ‘bootleg’ alcohol – it can cause blindness and death
    Iran
    PRESS RELEASE: Beware of ‘bootleg’ alcohol – it can cause blindness and death
    Hong Kong, 20 August 2021 -  Methanol poisoning, caused by the ingestion of bootleg alcoholic drinks laced with methanol, has been a public health con...
    Infectious diseases
    Central Mediterranean: Doctors Without Borders, saving lives at sea for the seventh consecutive year
    Europe
    Central Mediterranean: Doctors Without Borders, saving lives at sea for the seventh consecutive year
    Amsterdam: Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) announces today the relaunch of its search and rescue activities in the central Me...
    Search and Rescue
    Indonesia: Fighting COVID-19 with education and empowerment
    Indonesia
    Indonesia: Fighting COVID-19 with education and empowerment
    In June, panic began to spread through Indonesian communities as COVID-19 cases started to be reported by health authorities. Rumours, myths and fake ...
    COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease)