Impunity Remains

Submitted by Insecurity Insight

In 2018, the SHCC documented a total of 973 attacks on health in 23 countries in conflict. At least 167 workers died in attacks in 17 countries, and at least 710 were injured.

This report documents attacks against vaccination workers, paramedics, nurses, doctors, midwives, patients, community volunteers, and drivers and guards, in violation of longstanding human rights and humanitarian law norms to protect and respect health care in conflict.

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  • Updated June 24, 2019 | Dataset date: Jan 1, 2018-Dec 31, 2018
    This dataset updates: As needed
    This dataset covers events in which a health facility was damaged or destroyed by explosive weapon use in 2018. It will be regularly updated with additional details on the impact of explosive weapon use on health facilities. It is a sub-dataset of '2018 SHCC Attacks Data'.