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Camp mission in South Sudan completed

2016-06-20 kl. 14:19
Six camps with critical logistical camp support for humanitarian aid workers have been established in South Sudan. The mission required that IHP staff overcame numerous challenges during six months of intensive work. The IHP mission has been conducted in support of IOM’s operations in the country, aimed at establishing light base camps for accommodating humanitarians in various deep field locations across the Greater Upper Nile area.

Requst For Information (FRI) - virtual simulation

2016-06-08 kl. 11:16
The Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency, MSB, is planning the procurement of a platform for fire fighter and commander training in virtual environments. To specify the requirements MSB needs more information about systems available on the market and the potential development of these to meet the needs.

Report on the risks associated with multi-resistant intestinal bacteria now available in English

2016-05-26 kl. 09:11
Antibiotics save lives, but due to resistant bacteria, we risk losing that ability. Currently the MSB publishes a general overview including a scenario analysis concerning multi-resistant intestinal bacteria.

Debris clearance after Tropical Cyclone Winston

2016-05-23 kl. 12:03
I am stationed in Fiji seconded by MSB to work as surge staff with UNDP in debris clearance after the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Winston. TC Winston hit Fiji on the 20th-21st of February, a category 5 cyclone with wind speeds up to 320 km/hours it is the strongest tropical cyclone on record to make landfall in the Pacific so far.

Agnes van der Velde in Liberia ”A jolly nice cup of tea”

2015-09-07 kl. 10:34
I’m in Monrovia, Liberia on a procurement trip to buy materials needed for our work in the south of the country. I was here one year ago when things were very different. The Ebola outbreak was just beginning to take hold and every day brought more and more patients until our Ebola Management Centres were overflowing and we were forced to build increasingly larger facilities to accommodate the sick. We had no idea when the outbreak would be brought under control, or when it would end, and I recall an overwhelming feeling of helplessness. Whatever we did, however hard we worked, nothing seemed enough.
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