Red Cross of Chad

Health centres stretched as infant malnutrition rises

Health centres stretched as infant malnutrition rises

Faye Callaghan “Each year the number of children we see goes up,” says Mahamat Abacar, health focal point at Mao hospital in northern Chad. “In 2010 there were around 800 serious cases, last year 3,900, and this year already we’ve treated over 2,000 babies.” In the grounds of the hospital, tents are being erected in the sand to make room for the expected influx of new admissions as the effects ...

An oasis of hope in the Chad desert

An oasis of hope in the Chad desert

Death lingers in the air in northern Chad. A flock of enormous vultures feast on a donkey lying at the side of a track. Its search for food and water was futile in this harsh desert environment.

Chadians in crisis as migrants return home during drought

Chadians in crisis as migrants return home during drought

Sara Mohammed has five children at home and no way to feed them. Her husband died and her two eldest sons are on their way back to Chad from Libya.

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  • Président: Mr. Yaya Mahamat LIGUITA
  • Vice-Président: M. Khalla Ahmat SENOUSSI
  • Secrétaire Général : Mr. Koumo Gopina ANDREAS
  • Trésorier général: M. Bechir Ali HAGGAR
  • Trésorière générale adjointe: Mme Madeleine MIANGAR
  • Responsable des finances: M. Moussa NGANGTAR
  • Membre: M. Abakar Youssouf ZAID
  • Membre: M. Lamaye Beosso DAINYO
  • Membre: Dr Amara TOURE
  • Membre: M. Abdelkerim NEDJIM
  • Membre: Mme Raouda Abderaman HELLOU
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  • Membre: Mme Haoua ABOUBAKAR
  • Assistante directeur communication: Mme Aziza Bichara DOUDOUA
  • Directeur communication: M. Mahamat TCHOROMA
  • Coordinateur national des programmes / assistant au Secrétaire général: M. Yacoub Mahamat ALLAMINE
  • Chargé de la diplomatie humanitaire: M. Abakar Youssouf ZAID
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  • Directrice santé communautaire: Mme Zenaba MOURBA
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  • Coordinatrice eau et assainissement: Mme Fatimé TOMLÉ
  • Coordinatrice genre: Mme Cecile TOMENTE
  • Directeur de préparation et de gestion des catastrophes: M. Mahamat Ahmat Brahim ABBA
  • Coordinateur sécurité alimentaire: M. Alhadj Mahamat ABDELRAHIM
  • Chef de service RLF: M. Goni Djohara MAHAMAT
  • Assistance au directeur du développement organisationnel: M. Djdda Ahmat SALEH
  • Responsable logistique: M. Abdoulaye ABDELKADER
  • Magasinier: M. Façal Issa GAMAR

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