Humanitarian Health Action

WHO Grade 3 emergency

Health services for people fleeing the crisis in Iraq

21 August 2017 - As hundreds of people flee the crisis in Telafar, a city west of Mosul, Iraq, WHO and health partners in collaboration with the health authority have established static and mobile medical clinics to offer 24/7 lifesaving emergency and primary health care services to meet the urgent needs of people fleeing the crisis.

WHO Grade 3 emergency

Iraq: Special health health situation report on Mosul crisis

A child in treatment at Athba Trauma Field Hospital in Mosul.
WHO/Iraq
A child in treatment at Athba Trauma Field Hospital in Mosul.

23 July 2017 -- In Mosul city more than 18 497 people were referred to field hospitals and 12 666 people treated at Trauma Stabilization Points near front line areas of western Mosul. WHO and partners supported a maternity unit in Duhok and mobile medical teams in Shikhan district and Ninewa Governorate.

Health in Iraq