Health assessment in affected regions started
Skopje, 05.10.2001

Ministry of health and World Health Organization started with health assessment in affected regions today. 13 teams were set up: Tetovo region (5). Skopje (5) and Kumanovo (3), where 98 objects should be assessed.

Macedonian Centre for International Cooperation provided logistic support for one team from Medical centre in Kumanovo, that made assessment in villages of Lipkovo region (Nikustak, Lipkovo, Slupchane, Matejche and Otlja) today. Representative of Kumanovo municipality was a part of the team. During the assessment in villages there were local representatives and a part of ambulanta employers present.

According to the first assessment of medical buildings, they are in bad condition. In all visited ambulanta the interior was missing. With exception of Lipkovo, ambulanta are partly damaged by shell-bombs. The population in Lipkovo region has need of medical assistance.

Ambulanta in Matejche
Ambulanta in Nikushtak
Ambulanta in Slupchane
Team in front of ambulanta in Lipkovo
Mosque and ambulanta in Slupchane
Interior of ambulanta
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