Global Medical Aid

Ukraine

Ukraine is a country in Eastern Europe. It has an area of 603,628 km2 (233,062 sq mi), making it the largest country entirely within Europe. Ukraine bordersRussia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, HungaryRomania, and Moldovato the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.

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Health Statistics

Total population (2013): 45,239,000
Gross national income per capita (PPP international $, 2013): 8,960
Life expectancy at birth m/f (years, 2013): 66/76
Probability of dying under five (per 1 000 live births, 0): not available
Probability of dying between 15 and 60 years m/f (per 1 000 population, 2013): 295/114
Total expenditure on health per capita (Intl $, 2012): 562
Total expenditure on health as % of GDP (2012): 7,6

Source: WHO

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Agreement with UNFPA – Ukraine (2016)

“Global Medical Aid” and “Vingmed” company donate to Ukraine 27 sets of equipment for blood banking and processing – Ministry of Healthcare, donors International charity fund “Global Medical Aid” and Dutch company “Vingmed” donated to Ukraine up-to-date equipment for blood banking and processing of a value of more than EUR 790 thousand. “Within this donation […]

Medical Equipment Donated from the Danish ngo Global Medical aid (gma) and Unfpa to Ukraine (2016)

Haemorrhage or heavy and uncontrolled bleeding is one of the serious complications that can be life threatening for pregnant women. It is therefore vital to have access to a safe blood transfusion. But around the world, many hospitals lack adequate clinical equipment for collecting, fractionating and storing donated blood, resulting in maternal deaths which otherwise […]

Psykiatrien donerer brugte møbler til udsat område (2016)

Psykiatrien Region Sjælland donerer brugt møblement og patientsenge til hospitaler i Ukraine, hvor der er stort behov for hospitalsudstyr. I weekenden blev det brugte inventar sendt afsted fra Slagelse. Da Psykiatrien Region Sjælland samlede flere afdelinger i det nybyggede psykiatrisygehus i Slagelse sidste år, nedlagde man i den forbindelse en række afdelinger. Store dele af […]

Ambulancer i krig (2015)

I Global Medical Aid sætter de handling bag deres ord. Dette er historien om otte dedikerede frivillige, der satte hjælp på hjul og kørte til Ukraine. Af Johannes Nord Jørgensen, Foto: Beredskabsstyrelsen og Henrik Mau. (Publiceret i Bredskab, 03.10.2015, s.26-29) Krigen raser i Ukraine. Den østlige del af det store land er blevet kastet ud […]