WHO continues to address health needs of affected populations in Anbar; appeals for funding
20 April 2015 – WHO has supported the establishment of two prefabricated clinics in Ameriyt Al-Fallujah and Al-Nakheeb districts in Al-Anbar governorate, west of Iraq. These clinics were officially opened on 18 April 2015 and will be managed by United Iraqi Medical Society (UIMS), a medical nongovernmental organization and WHO implementing partner.
WHO is supporting UIMS with the delivery of essential medicines and other health technologies as a start-up stock. Items delivered include 13 different types of medicines and 4 interagency emergency health kits sufficient to cover approximately 100 000 people for the next 3 months.