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Medical Teams International Mobilizes Uganda Staff and Refugee Communities to Help Prevent the Spread of Ebola

Karen Piatt
(PORTLAND, OR) October 5, 2022 – Medical Teams International, the global humanitarian and health organization, is responding in Uganda to help prevent the spread of Ebola. The team is screening at health facilities, mobilizing critical supplies, and conducting other work in...

Medical Teams International Awarded $3.5 Million USD in Tanzania from the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM)

Medical Teams International
Funding Will Support Critical Work in Refugee Camps Focused on Maternal & Child Health   (PORTLAND, OR) September 16, 2022 – Medical Teams International is grateful to the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) for its award of $3.5...

Medical Teams International Awarded $3.4 million USD in Uganda from the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM)

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Press Release
Funding Will Support The Largest Refugee Population on the African Continent  (Portland, OR) September 14, 2022 – Medical Teams International is grateful to the U.S. Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) for its award of $3.4 million USD to...

Medical Teams International Announces Four New Country Programs and Completes Work in Three Countries

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Organization’s Rapid Growth and Changing Global Crises Compel Portfolio Changes   (PORTLAND, OR) September 6, 2022 – Medical Teams International, the global humanitarian relief organization, is completing work in three countries while celebrating each program’s impact over many years: Lebanon,...

Kaiser Permanente Northwest and Medical Teams International Launch Free Mobile Dental & Medical Clinics for the Uninsured and BIPOC Communities

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(PORTLAND, OR) August 4, 2022 – Kaiser Permanente Northwest and Medical Teams International are rolling out an innovative new initiative – Kaiser Permanente Care & Connect – that will provide mobile health care services to marginalized populations throughout the Pacific Northwest....

Medical Teams International Marks World Refugee Day, Urges Action on Rapidly Escalating Global Crisis

Karen Piatt
 
Press Release
(Portland, OR) June 16, 2022 – Medical Teams International, a global health and humanitarian organization, is joining voices across the globe to mark World Refugee Day this Monday, June 20. There are approximately 100 million forcibly displaced people worldwide —...

Medical Teams International Urges Increased Mental Health Support for Ukrainian Refugees and the Displaced

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(PORTLAND, OR) May 9, 2022 – Since Russia’s invasion in February, Ukrainians have endured displacement, uncertainty, and the brutalities of war. Widespread trauma is a reality for the 5.5 million people who have fled, as well as the 7.7 million people...

Healthy Women, Healthy World presents Free Virtual Event - Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis: From Citizen to Refugee

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News Article
(PORTLAND, OR) April 26, 2022 –On February 24, 2022, Ukrainians’ lives changed overnight when sirens rang out signaling the beginning of war provoked by Russia. Every night since the invasion, a pastor’s young son asks him, “Will the war end tomorrow?”....

Medical Teams International Expands Ukraine Response to Provide Medical Care to Refugees and the Internally Displaced

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) March 22, 2022 – As the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues to cause mass migration, loss of life, and destruction, Medical Teams International is expanding its response to provide needed supplies and medical care to refugees crossing into Moldova...

Medical Teams Marks International Women’s Day While Working to Empower and Protect Women and their Communities

Medical Teams International
(PORTLAND, OR) March 8, 2022 – Today, Medical Teams International celebrates women around the world – their resilience, accomplishments, and love for their families and communities. As a global health and humanitarian organization providing life-saving medical care in places of conflict...

Medical Teams International to Ship Supplies to Ukraine, March 2; VP of Field Operations Departs PDX for Poland, March 3

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News Article
A group of Ukrainian men holding their children wait to cross the border into Slovakia. CREDIT: Jana Čavojská (Portland, OR) March 1, 2022 –Medical Teams International, the global health and humanitarian organization dedicated to serving people in crisis, is offering...

Medical Teams International Calls for United Global Effort to Address Unfolding Humanitarian Crisis in Ukraine

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(PORTLAND, OR) February 24, 2022 – In reaction to Thursday’s military attack by Russia across Ukraine, the global health and humanitarian organization, Medical Teams International, immediately began working with its partners to determine a response. As the humanitarian needs in...
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