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Thanks to the Poles, PCPM bought houses for Syrian families

Thanks to the nationwide fund-raising campaign and huge media support, we have drawn attention to the dramatic situation of Syrian families, and we collected funds to buy 52 houses! After crossing 3.5 thousand kilometers, they will reach the most needy families in northwestern Syria, where the biggest humanitarian crisis of this century takes place.

Poland EMT PCPM donate coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic equipment to hospitals

Poland EMT PCPM donated medical tents to Polish hospitals. The tents are designed for international medical missions. Now we use them to build field hospitals in order to verify patients before they enter the actual hospital or emergency department. Thanks to it, we will be able to decrease the risk of spreading the virus in the facilities, that are particularly exposed to it. At the same time, we will minimize the risk of closing those medical units. We also share medical equipment, disinfectants, disposable clothing and gloves.

5 tips how to protect yourself from the coronavirus and COVID-19

Here you can find 5 tips how to protect yourself from coronavirus COVID-19, prepared by Poland Emergency Medical Team PCPM, certified by WHO.

Every day brings 50 new patients. Polish female doctors in Ecuador

They went halfway across the world to provide specific medical assistance. And they have our support. Dr. Joanna Gradek and dr. Urszula Włodarek attend the patients in Santo Domingo – a place demolished three years ago by the earthquake. Still, the access to medical assistance there is very limited.

We train medics in the West Bank in Palestine (2019)

Although paramedics are not lacking in the West Bank, Palestine, proper training is, and that is what the Polish Centre for International Aid (PCPM) is providing to the Palestinian population.

Floods in Sudan: now the floods are destroying the crops

The element destroyed the crops thanks to which these people were to survive next year. Now they have been left without food - co-workers of the Polish Center For International Aid in South Sudan are alarming.

PCPM trains local authorities in Iraqi Kurdistan

Nowadays in Kurdistan we can observe a strong attitude of “teach a man to fish” regarding local citizens. After defeating the so-called Islamic State, it is finally possible. The situation in Northern Iraq is stabilizing. However, the process of achieving fully independence is not easy, due to the negative impact of financial crisis in 2014, provoked by low oil prices and investment outflow. PCPM actions support local governmental institutions in raising funds for the most important tasks.

Ecological agriculture in Lebanon. Products soon to be available in Europe

PCPM and WFP (World Food Program) in Lebanon are cooperating together to conduct trainings for agricultural cooperatives aimed to support vulnerable Lebanese and Syrian refugees. During these trainings we are spreading the know-how and information about effective and ecological agriculture. Also, we are reinforcing the development of stakeholders, by supplying them with seedlings, seeds and required agricultural equipment.