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    ALIMA in 2019 : Discover a selection of our best images


    In 2019, ALIMA's teams intervened in 11 African countries, combining humanitarian expertise, local partnerships, research and innovation, to provide quality health care during humanitarian crises. A l...

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    ALIMA: an African Medical Alliance that is transforming humanitarian aid


    Created in 2009, ALIMA aims to transform humanitarian medicine using an innovative intervention model that combines humanitarian action, research and local partnerships. In 2019, ALIMA teams worked in...

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    AIRE Project: Improving the Identification of Respiratory Distress in Children


    Launched in July 2019, a new initiative funded by Unitaid aims to improve access to diagnostic tools for seriously ill children. In order to improve primary health care and reduce child mortality, Uni...

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    Meet ALIMA’s Executive Director: Augustin Augier


    Augustin Augier, former Secretary General of ALIMA (The Alliance for International Medical Action) was appointed as the new Executive Director, in January 2019. Nominated by the Board of Directors, he...

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    ALIMA’s CUBE honored by the French Presidential Council for Africa


    ALIMA’s CUBE (a Biosecure Emergency Care Unit) has been highlighted in the most recent publication of “Carnets de Santé en Afrique,” a series of portraits of innovative medical initiatives launched in...

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    Humanitarian crisis in the Sahel: ALIMA strengthens its Rapid Response Mechanism


    Large-scale population displacements, a proliferation of armed attacks and high levels of food insecurity have contributed to a humanitarian emergency in the ‘three-border zone’ of Burkina Faso, Mali ...

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    Testimony from the field: 3 questions to Clarisse, Nutritional Assistant in Chad


    Clarisse Allaira Bakada has been running awareness campaigns at the Intensive Therapeutic Feeding Center (ITFC) within the Chad-China Friendship Hospital in N'Djaména, Chad, since 2013. A midwife by p...

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    Aminata's smile: Midwife in Mauritania (Photo story)


    Aminata - she's the kind of person who takes you in with a smile!

    A midwife from the Mauritanian town of Rosso, along the Senegalese border, Aminata came here to Bassikounou, about 80 km from the b...

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    Testimony from the field: 3 questions for Mireille, a midwife in CAR


    The Central African Republic (CAR) suffers from one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world, with 890 deaths per 100,000 births. The success of field programs depends above all on the tea...

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    Annual Report 2017


    In 2017, ALIMA cared for more than 1.5 million patients across 10 African countries. Read below and download our latest annual Report to learn more about our activities. ...

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