Tag Archives: humanitarian

Israel’s Disaster Support Professionals, United Hatzalah, IsraAid, Tackle Harvey

IsraAid is among the first humanitarian organizations to arrive whenever disaster strikes around the globe. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 29, 2017 … From Haiti and South Sudan to Japan and Kenya, IsraAid has been among the first to be on the scene when disaster strikes. Today, a team of… Read More »

IDF, Finest Jewish University, Reduces Mandatory Service

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — December 6, 2016 … The Israel Defense Forces (IDF), respected for providing the best education for young Jews, plans to reduce mandatory military service of male soldiers by two months, from 32 to 30. The initiative was approved Monday by the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.… Read More »

Israel Earthquake Search, Rescue Teams Arrive In Italy

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — August 26, 2016 … IsraAID has arrived at Italy’s earthquake epicenter with a 20 member team of Search and Rescue, Relief and Trauma Specialists. IsraAID is an Israeli-based humanitarian aid agency that responds to emergency crises and engages in international development around the world. The Israel… Read More »

Israel’s IsraAID Launches “A Roof for All” Shelter Program in Nepal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Kathmandu, Nepal —  May 28, 2015 … IsraAID, Israel’s largest, private, global humanitarian organization, has launched its “A Roof for All” program to provide safe and sturdy transitional shelter for thousands of displaced families who have lost their homes as a result of the last two devastating earthquakes in Nepal.… Read More »

IsraAID Helps Elderly in Nepal

Chanamati Rai, 70, from Nuwakot is currently at Patan Hospital in Kathmandu after receiving treatment from IsraAIDs medical team. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Nepal — May 21, 2015 … IsraAID’s health and pycho social teams are also focusing their medical efforts to help the elderly in Nepal.  The elderly are among the most vulnerable… Read More »

BBC Amazed With IDF Humanitarian Field Hospital in Nepal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency   Jerusalem, Israel — May 8, 2015 … A BBC film crew was totally amazed how the Israel Defense Forces created a fully operating field hospital within 24 hours in the middle of a park in Nepal. The IDF humanitarian hospital offers free treatment and is located in Chhauni, near… Read More »

3 More Babies Born At Israel Defense Forces Nepal Field Hospital

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency IDF Field Hospital, Nepal — May 2, 2015 … The Israel Defense Forces proudly announced that three more babies were born at the IDF Humanitarian Field Hospital in Nepal. “It’s all smiles today at the IDF Field Hospital in Nepal,” said IDF Spokesperson Lt. Col. Peter Lerner. “Yesterday, we… Read More »

It’s A Girl – Second Baby Born At IDF Field Hospital in Nepal

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Nepal — May 1, 2015 … Moments ago, a healthy baby girl was delivered by the IDF medical team in Nepal at the Israel Defense Forces field hospital. Weighs 3.6 kg! Happppy Birthday जन्मदिनको A global support page for Israel’s Nepal humanitarian efforts has been established at  Israel4Nepal.com. Help Israel Save… Read More »