Archives mensuelles : juillet 2015

Health care in detention

This booklet contains practical advice for assessing public health and its determinants in laces of detention throughout the world. It draws heavily on the ICRC’s extensive experience in this field. The booklet will be of great assistance to health authorities, … Lire la suite

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Warfare at South Sudan hospital forces doctors to flee

When a hospital in Kodok, South Sudan was caught in the crossfire between the conflict’s two warring parties, doctors were forced to evacuate. Two people died as a direct result of fighting, but 11 patients died afterward because of the … Lire la suite

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Peter Maurer on ethical principles of health care in conflict

Speech given by Peter Maurer, President of the ICRC, at the launch of the « Ethical Principles of Health Care in Times of Armed Conflict and Other Emergencies. » Dear colleagues, Dear friends, The nature of humanitarian work often has me deliver speeches with … Lire la suite

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