In Tchad, in Kou Kou and Goz Beida villages, near the border with Sudan, we help 127,000 internally displaced people.
May 14 2013
On 11th and 12th of May INTERSOS compound in Pibor, Jonglei State, has been looted by armed group.
The incident happened after INTERSOS staff was relocated from Pibor due to insecurity. It is reported that most of INTERSOS assets, including accommodation and communication equipment, have been looted or destroyed. INTERSOS has lost also the building materials for the shelters that were supposed to be constructed in Pibor town for the mos...
Mar 6 2013
Every morning INTERSOS staff reaches the Syrian refugee camp of Za’atari, in the Governorate of Mafraq, not far from the Syrian border. During last January, the number of Syrian refugees hosted in the camp of Za’atari has tripled, reaching now about one hundred thousand people. All the Agencies had to coordinate their efforts in order to face this new wave of arrivals, that keeps on-going with 2-3 thousand per night.
Feb 25 2013
INTERSOS in the framework of GBV prevention and response programme in Mogadishu, in partnership with one local NGOs OSPAD (Organization for Somalis’ Protection and Development - OSPAD) launched an information campaign on the issue of gender based violence to raise awareness about the problem among the population and service providers at the district level. ...
Released the new strategic plan of the OrganizationJan 24 2013
We are pleased to share with you the Intersos Strategic Plan for the period 2013-2015.
Jan 9 2013
Abdinasir Mohamed Aday 19 years of age had originally come from Adale location Jowhar district in middle Shabelle Somalia. He is currently living at Bula Shiekh village in Jowhar town. He is physically handicapped (right foot-bending). For his dedication to get education, Abdinasir walks roughly 4Km to Jowhar Vocational Training Center everyday to access skills training.
Dec 20 2012
To all our staff, deployed on the field in the world, a sincere wish of happy holidays and a really, peaceful new year!
Dec 2 2012
It has been signed an institutional agreement of collaboration between the George Warren Brown School of Social Work St. Louis, Missouri, USA and INTERSOS.
A violent attack of malaria caused the sudden deathNov 19 2012
INTERSOS mourns for Mohamed Habey Bolly, our local operator who died on November 17th after a severe attack of malaria in Mali.
Nov 12 2012
INTERSOS weekly Early Warning System for AWD and Cholera has detected a sudden increase in AWD weekly prevalence in the area of Burey/ Maka-Almukarama (Jowhar town).
Maka Almukarama is located in an area close to the Shabelle river in which the water of the recent flood has returned in the river, but where water in now is seeping through the ground and, mixing with human waste is causing a highly contaminant mixture that has the potenti...
Oct 30 2012
At the phone Davide Berruti, Head of Mission in Jordan, describes the daily work in the refugee camp of Za'atri in northern Jordan.