In February, WAHA launched its first activities in Northern Syria for displaced people stranded in the province of Aleppo, near the Turkish border.
From Lesbos to Thessaloniki, since September 2015, WAHA has been providing medical and emergency aid to fleeing people through Greece. Coming from Syria and also Iraq and Afghanistan mainly, refugees have come to Greece from Turkey, with the hope to travel further towards Western European countries where to stay and ask for a refugee status.
For the first time, nine foundations - AIR FRANCE, CHANEL, ELLE, KERING, ORANGE, RAJA-Danièle Marcovici, SISLEY-D’Ornano and Solidarity AccorHotels, united to address the situation of women around the world through a major audiovisual event entitled “WE ARE WOMEN”.
WAHA international is looking for a field coordinator in Greece.
INTRODUCING THE DYNAMIC TEAM OF EXPERTS: The project aims to improve humanitarian practice by developing an innovative intervention targeting intimate partner violence (IPV) among a Muslim refugee population and delivered in the context of a cultural or community practice.
A mobile clinic has been opened by WAHA in Northern Syria for displaced people, in the province of Aleppo, near the Turkish border.