Press Release —Local March 25, 2022

The IOM mission to Moldova, together with the Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the German Embassy in Chisinau, facilitates the safe transportation of refugees from Ukraine to European Member States

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The IOM mission to Moldova, together with the Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Health, in collaboration with the German Embassy in Chisinau, facilitates the safe transportation of refugees from Ukraine to European Member States, providing them with a medical examination and stabilization treatment before travel.
In order to establish and evaluate the organizational moments, the German Ambassador Monar Julia, together with the IOM team and representatives of the medical institution paid a visit to the Hospital of the Ministry of Health. In this context, doctors received trainings focused on the specifics of the examination and the medical care needed by refugees before the trip. They were also prepared to deliver emergency psychological care services in the context of the current crisis.
So far, about 158 refugees have benefited from these facilities, of which 8 patients have been hospitalized for stabilization treatment. Today, March 25, the first flight to Frankfurt is organized.