STORIES FROM UKRAINE AND MOLDOVA

Day by day, a story to better know the commitment of Doctors with Africa Cuamm in responding to the humanitarian crisis in Ukraine and Moldova. In the following weeks space will be given to multiple voices, protagonists of a journal that aims at witnessing small but concrete actions- not covered by mass media, that every day make a difference to many.

30 June 2022

A gift from Italy To Ukraine

2022-06-30T15:00:27+02:0030 June 2022|

We’re talking about primary humanitarian goods and medical kits, made available to Doctors with Africa CUAMM on Ukranian population behalf by the Ministry of the Foreigh Affairs and the International Cooperation.

3 June 2022

Three ambulances for three key hospitals

2022-06-03T14:05:07+02:003 June 2022|

These areas, like ours, accomodate many internally displaced people. For that reason, the help that we get from Cuamm and Ulss 7 is very important. It is also a huge demonstration of solidarity and closeness.

20 May 2022

Life goes on always

2022-06-03T13:35:57+02:0020 May 2022|

Italy keeps coming up in this mission. We speak more Italian than English. This is a mark of the deep connection between Italy and Moldova. This relationship goes far beyond the current emergency, rooted in a strong relationship of work and trade that is now reciprocal.

16 May 2022

Moldova A new commitment

2022-06-03T13:38:03+02:0016 May 2022|

The Moldovan Ministry of Health has asked CUAMM to help with a type 1 emergency medical team in two refugee centers for Ukrainian refugees in Moldova. The first one is accommodating 220 people, mostly of Roma ethnicity, and the second center, a hundred refugees.

12 May 2022

Humanity: this is required

2022-05-12T14:15:05+02:0012 May 2022|

12 May - Here, in Chisinau, the need for consolation is exaggerated, mostly hidden behind health problems, which also need proper care.

6 May 2022

With suitcases packed and full cars

2022-05-06T11:21:36+02:006 May 2022|

A gloomy climate. A palpable tension. The worry that permeates every moment of the day. Waiting to see what will happen on 9 May. In the hope that Moldova, with the situation in Transnistria, will not be the next target.

29 April 2022

Lives in limbo

2022-05-06T11:22:29+02:0029 April 2022|

There is always a line of people waiting for the delivery of food. Cell phones ring constantly, with every possible request. We are left with the feeling of a society that wants to resist and insists on living in a normal way, but at the same time, is ready for any change, for the worse.

24 April 2022

Easter in Chisinau

2022-05-06T11:17:44+02:0024 April 2022|

Ukrainian women decide to prepare Easter lunch. They cook, mix and fry together while listening to traditional music. A beautiful sun is shining outside, but in the heart there is now only darkness.

12 April 2022

Long silent lines

2022-04-29T11:40:15+02:0012 April 2022|

In Chernivsti a long queue of people has formed. There wasn't one a month ago, when I came here for the first time. They are waiting, silently, without complaining, patiently, to receive a bag with some food and personal hygiene products. There is a sort of embarrassment in their eyes about being guests in a new city.

8 April 2022

Life must go on

2022-04-15T17:43:07+02:008 April 2022|

Life must go on. Many other people, internally displaced, help as they can. Someone is in charge of receiving, sorting and sending humanitarian aid; there are people singing and playing in the streets; others are collecting money to support the country...