25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - DR Congo: Malteser International assisted 49,000 victims of sexual violence
Bukavu/Cologne. Over the past six years, Malteser International, the relief service of the Order of Malta for worldwide humanitarian aid, provided psychological and medical treatment for about 49,000 women who had been subjected...
Cholera in Haiti / World Toilet Day on 19 November 2010 - Malteser International: “Water is life, sanitation is dignity”
Cologne/Léogâne. WASH - the abbreviation stands for measures in the fields of water supply, sanitation and hygiene – represents an important contribution to improved primary health care in developing countries. Malteser...
China: Support for survivors of the earthquake in 2008 - Caritas und Malteser International hand over old people’s home
Cologne. On 18 November, Caritas International and Malteser International, the relief service of the Order of Malta for worldwide humanitarian aid, will hand over an old people’s home, financed with private donations from...
Winter relief Pakistan: Malteser International provides emergency shelters for 3,500 people living in the Himalayas
Cologne. November in Pakistan means first snow and bitter cold for many Pakistani people that were already affected by the floods in July and August. Malteser International, the relief service of the Order of Malta for worldwide...
Fighting cholera in Haiti: Malteser International provides tents for cholera treatment and teaches preventive hygiene measures
Cologne/Léogâne. At three project locations in Haiti, Malteser International, the relief service of the Order of Malta for worldwide humanitarian aid, intensifies its efforts to prevent an outbreak of cholera. Malteser...
International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction: How mangrove forests can prevent flooding – Examples from Myanmar, India, and Pakistan
Cologne. „Every Euro we spend on disaster risk reduction does not only save lives but also helps us save five Euros which we would have to spend for emergency relief later on”, Ingo Radtke, Secretary General of Malteser...
Call for more disaster risk reduction in Pakistan - Malteser International expert: "Mobile phones can save lives"
Cologne/Islamabad. With a call for an enlargement of disaster risk reduction in Pakistan and with a further extension of their relief measures Malteser International, the worldwide relief service of the Order of Malta for...
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