Health Section Facts and Figures

Read about UNICEF support to health system to keep every child healthy on all over Syria

UNICEF/Syria 2017/Khudr Al-Issa

Highlights

 

  • Years of conflict have severely disrupted the health system in Syria, leaving less than half of the country’s facilities in full service and resulting in thousands of avoidable deaths from injury or illness.
  • The lack of sustained and predictable access to besieged and hard to reach areas continued to exacerbate needs in these areas, depriving people of essential medical services and supplies.

Health Section Facts & Figures

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UNICEF

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