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bambinacurata_Chirurgiapervivere

04 Jan Surgery for Living

A case of peritonitis or pulmonary tuberculosis can still be fatal in some Tibetan provinces: the high costs of medical care often force families to draw on traditional medicine; hospitals are not equipped to carry out specialised interventions. The doctors engaged with the health projects of...

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Baluwa_Nepal_Acqua

04 Jan Water and hygiene in West Baluwa

The municipality of Baluwa is located in the district of Kavre, a very poor area of Nepal where the main economic activity is subsistence farming and where more than 45% of the population is illiterate. In western Baluwa it is difficult to have access to water:...

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