Ensuring Survival

We support people affected by crises and disasters.

Our Sectors

For A Life with Health and Dignity

In humanitarian crises and after disasters, we enable affected people to survive with dignity. We help them to cope better with the effects of crises, violent conflicts, natural disasters or climate change by strengthening their resilience.

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Ongoing Projects
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International Assistance of Johanniter – Worldwide

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Text noch nicht dynamisch!!! Die "Regenbogennation" Südafrika hat eine bewegte Geschichte mit Rassentrennung und Befreiung von der Apartheid hinter sich. Als politischer und wirtschaftlicher Riese in der Region des Südlichen Afrika spricht Südafrika auch ein gewichtiges Wort in der Weltpolitik mit, zu Hause steht das Land aber vor immensen sozialen Aufgaben.

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News from our projects

  • Logistics Day: "A good dose of pragmatism is needed"

    On the occasion of Logistics Day, Welf Seyer, volunteer of Johanniter International Assistance for emergencies, reports about his assignment for the Logistics Cluster in Rzeszów, Poland.

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  • Emergency Relief for the Ukrainian population expanded

    With 50 transports, Johanniter has brought more than 600 tons of medicine, medical material, hygiene articles, and food to Ukraine, Romania, and the Republic of Moldova since 24 February.

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  • World Health Day: For a healthy Planet

    06. April 2022

    Ongoing pollution and overexploitation of natural resources have enormous consequences on health worldwide. A project in Ecuador is working to stop this process locally and adapt communities.

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  • World Water Day: Dormant Reserves

    22 March 2022

    Around one in four people on earth has no access to clean and therefore safe drinking water. One solution: groundwater. In Kenya, we are supporting the construction of an osmosis plant that makes salt water drinkable.

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  • Medical Relief for the Ukrainian population

    07.03.2022

    The focus of Johanniter relief shifts to the medical sector.

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  • International Women's Day 2022

    On the occasion of the International Women's Day, we would like to introduce you to three strong women, whom we had the pleasure of getting to know in our international assistance projects.

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  • DR Congo: Johanniter are ending their activities in the Masisi region

    After 14 years, the Johanniter are ending their activities in Masisi, located in the province of North Kivu. Yesterday, the closing ceremony took place.

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  • DR Congo: Cholera outbreak in the east of the country

    18 February 2022

    Following a cholera outbreak in the province of North Kivu, Johanniter has taken measures to protect the population from infection and to contain further spread. Isolation wards are being set up for this purpose

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  • Uganda: For a self-determined life

    28 January 2022

    In Kyangwali settlement, our partner ACORD has supported the new start of those who had lost relatives or are particularly disadvantaged. 255 people were able to start their lives over again.

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  • Afghanistan: Emergency Relief after Earthquake in Badghis

    On 17 January 2022, a 5.3 magnitude earthquake damaged or destroyed thousands of homes in Badghis province. We support the care of the injured and provide winter aid.

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  • Philippines: "It was the longest night of our lives"

    17 January 2022

    Typhoon Rai hit the Philippines in mid-December, leaving a trail of devastation in its wake. Our Johanniter staff member Arnie Najera vividly describes how he experienced the night with his family.

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  • Mozambique: Acute water shortage fosters disease

    More than 735,000 people have been displaced in northern Mozambique since 2017. Johanniter and partner organisation Wiwanana distributed relief goods to prepare 600 families for the upcoming rainy season. Then, there is a threat of renewed cholera outbrea

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Our Sectors

  • Clean Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

    We integrate preventive hygiene measures into our health projects. We also support the construction, maintenance and access to adequate drinking water and sanitation facilities.

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  • Health for All

    We support basic medical care with a special focus on mother-child health and on particularly vulnerable groups. Preventive measures reduce diseases and mortality rates in the medium and long term.

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  • Securing Nutrition and Income

    Everyone should have access at all times to safe and adequate food that meets their needs and enables them to live a healthy life. This is the basis for earning an income of their own.

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Things to Know About International Assistance

  • We Help Together with Local Partners

    Johanniter International Assistance aims to involve local actors more closely in the humanitarian system and give them a more prominent role in it. This is why the partner approach plays an important role in our projects.

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