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HEALTH

Zaven Khachikian

UMCOR works to increase the capacity of local health facilities and programs. Projects focus on maintaining and expanding the delivery of quality health care prevention, treatment, care and support services for local communities, families and individuals. Specific project areas include training, nutrition, water/sanitation/hygiene (WASH), community-based primary health care, preventable diseases (HIV/AID, TB, Malaria), renovation of clinics and pharmaceutical/medical supply distribution.

UMCOR NGO implements health programs in coordination with UMCOR Health, local and international NGOs working in the area, donors, regulatory agencies and other collaborators.

Featured Livelihood Project

Tblisidp center

Georgia and Armenia Hospital Support
During the war in South Ossetia, Georgia in 2008, Nino Kristesiashvili and her family were forced to flee their home in Eredvi, located at the center of the conflict zone. The Kristesiashvili’s home was completely destroyed and Nino’s mother-in-law was trapped in the ruins. More...

Kasungami Ministry

DR Congo
Asha*, 10, and her brother Kosey*, 8, from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), were orphaned when their parents were killed in DRC’s ongoing civil war. Displaced from their homes because of intense fighting, Asha is confused and afraid, as she watched over her younger brother, and decided to stay alongside the river. More...