In Tchad, in Kou Kou and Goz Beida villages, near the border with Sudan, we help 127,000 internally displaced people.
May 12 2015
The syrian crisis is already in its fifth year. Labelled as the worst crisis of the century, it has been characterised by an unprecedented scale of destruction and extreme levels of suffering. The conflict keep going and the humanitarian...
NEPAL HEARTHQUAKE: LANDED IN KATHMANDU THE FIRST HUMANITARIAN AIRCARGO. THANKS TO ITALIAN MoFA AND AGIREMay 8 2015
It's landed today the first cargo plane of urgent relief items donated by DGCS - Italian MoFA to AGIRE, the italian committee for emergency response. Intersos is responsible of this logistic operation and of the immediate distribution in the field.It's now urgent to reach areas far from t...
Apr 28 2015
On April 25 an earthquake of 7,9 magnitude struck Nepal: the epicentre was on the way between the capital Kathmandu and the city of Pokhara.
Officially the victims, at the moment, are over 5.000, but the number unfortunately will probably grow up. Thousand of people are displaced now, they...
Apr 27 2015
Now exist www.hotels4childrenaid.com!
This is the first hotel booking website whereby you can help and support no profit organization just booking your next vacation spot.
That initiative land on the online...
Apr 2 2015
INTERSOS operates in many parts of the world connected with migrations: countries of origin, such as Afghanistan and sub-Saharan Africa region, and coun...
Mar 27 2015
A rapid escalation of violence has invested Yemen in last days, ma...
Mar 25 2015
Justine was only 11 years old when she was kidnapped by gunmen near her village in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It was a day like any other for the little girl and her sisters who had gone fishing in a stream near their house when they were attacked by armed militias of the...
Mar 18 2015
We conducted special activities for International women’s day on the 8th of March 2015 with Syrian women and children hosted in our centres in Lebanon.
Feb 27 2015
Basateen is an area of Aden, where many refugee families, arriving from Somalia, are concentrated: people fleeing instability and poverty, gripping Somalia, to seek security in Yemen.
However, life for these refugee families is not easy even in Aden, where resources to survive...
Feb 9 2015
Yesterday the UN Under Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mrs. Valerie Amos, has visited the capital of Jonglei State in South Sudan, Bor, together with the Humanitarian Coordinator, Toby Lanzer and other UN top officials.
The brief visit to...
Clashes erupted worsening a dramatic humanitarian crisisJan 20 2015
Once again fighting erupted in Yemen, a country already devastated by years of conflict. The peace agreement signed last year between the government and the Houti minority have been violated . Instability and insecurity are blooding the country, hardly affecting the population: 10.6 million peopl...
Jan 14 2015
A harsh and difficult winter is coming down over 3 million Syrian refugees. Heavy snowfalls, violent winds and sub-zero temperatures have invested in recent weeks Jordan, Libya, Syria, and Iraq.
Thousands of people, fleeing from Syria,...
Massimo Turato passed awayDec 8 2014
It is devastating to communicate that Massimo Turato has left us.
Massimo has been a friend of INTERSOS and a key collaborator of the organisation for many years. He has worked with us passionately in Burundi, Yemen, Chad, Somalia and recently in Mali where he had to interrupt...
Dec 4 2014
INTERSOS is pleased to announce the appointment of Kostas Moschochoritis to Director General.
Kostas Moschochoritis is an engineer, born in Patras in Greece, with a strong international experience in the humanitarian field. He worked in many complex cont...
Nov 25 2014
INTERSOS is pleased to announce the official approval of his status as observer within the International Organization for Migration (IOM), formalized today in Geneva, Switzerland, during the work of the 105th IOM Council.
This designation reinforces the ongoing operational coordinati...
Oct 27 2014
OVER 250 THOUSAND CHILD SOLDIERS IN THE WORLDINTERSOS LAUNCHES THE CAMPAIGN "THE CHOICE OF AMADI" TO GIVE BACK CHILDHOOD TO CHILDREN INVOLVED IN CONFLICTS
Today it starts the INTERSOS campaign "The choice of Amadi". It narrates, through the story of a child soldie...
Oct 24 2014
Lucia Russo, INTERSOS operator, recently arrived in Central African Republic to oversee a health care project in Bozoum, in North-West of the Country. "Today the situation has been calm, no incidents have been reported", she says from Bangui, the capital.
Oct 20 2014
Mesoghios is the name of the INTERSOS project in Crotone, Calabria, and in Greek means "Mediterranean": the sea that links Italy to the African continent and the Middle East, the areas of humanitarian emergency where INTERSOS has been working for more than twenty years to provide aid an...