EMC-Emergency Management Centre is a non-governmental medical organization, It provides free treatment to Iraqi civilian war victims on neutral and equal basis. EMC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, or ethnicity.
Donations to EMC support vital emergency medical and surgical
activities that are provided for free to victims of war-related
injuries, burns and children with congenital heart disease.
With just $100, you can make it possible to get a wheelchair for a spinal cord in injury patient, and with $500 or more, you can cover the cost of a life-saving surgery for a blast victims. With $1000 or more you can make it possible to save.
EMC fundraising and collecting voluntary contributions as money or
other possessions, by requesting donations from individuals,
charitable foundations, or governmental agencies. Fundraising for
treatment of children with congenital heart diseases and vulnerable
adult patients is one of the objectives of EMC organization. Some of
the EMC fundraising activates were:
2008, EMC fundraised 1,596,000,000 ID (1, 100, 1000 USD) for
treating 406 children with congenital heart diseases form
Mr.Nechirwan Barzaniís office/ health department. Also in
the same year his Excellency donated 2012,575,000 ID for
treating another 58 children with congenital heart diseases
and 564,281,000 for treating adults with severe heart
diseases needing urgent treatment from all over Iraq without
any sort of discriminations.
2009, 85,000 USD fund gathered for treating 29 children with
complex forms of congenital heart diseases with the
expertise and aid of Italian foundation (Med child). The
health department of Mr. Nechirwan Barzaniís office donated
1,009,976,000 ID during the period of May Ė September 2009
to treat 156 children with heart disease.
In May 2009
EMC fund raising 153,072,000 ID to treat 15 children with
complex congenital heart disease with the help of a
specialized team from Groningen university hospital in
quarter 2010 EMC collected and spent over 240,000,000 ID to
treat 115 children with congenital heart diseases with the
local cardiac surgical team.
ĖDecember 2010, an amount of ID 745,000,000 collected for
Performing diagnosis and surgical correction or
interventional catheterization for congenital 208 patients,
mostly children with cardiac anomalies from various parts of
Iraq irrespective of any kind of discriminations.
January to December 2011, an amount of ID 897,587,500
collected from the charity medical office of Mr. Nechirwan
Barzani and spent on treatment of 373 cases of heart
diseases from different locations of Iraq.
EMC collected an amount of 1,203,028,000 ID from Mr.
Nechirwan Barzaniís office/health department for treating
563 patients with heart disease from different part of Iraq.
diseases (CHD) survey conducted in December 2008 throughout August
2009 was the biggest surveillance conducted with the help of USAID
fund (over 250,000 USD) and DAI (development alternatives inc.), the
survey aimed at obtaining consistent data (name, age, sex, location,
medical history and examination, investigations, diagnosis and
priority for intervention) on congenital anomalies of the heart
among the children in north part of Iraq to decrease morbidity and
mortality among them and to enhance the skills of local health
professionals both medical and paramedics. EMC collected around 2500
cases with CHD in Erbil, Duhok, Suleimania Kirkuk and Mousil and
incessantly work to raise funds for their treatment.
With three thousand
dollars you can treat a patient with congenital heart diseases by
surgical correction or interventional cardiac cauterization.