Attacks on health care violate international humanitarian law and the Geneva Conventions to protect and respect health care in conflict.
Insecurity Insight collates data on attacks on health workers and facilities, patients for the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition (SHCC).
The SHCC’s 2020 report on attacks on healthcare in 2019 shares insights and key trends in violence against and obstruction of healthcare in countries in conflict in 2019, as well as individual country profiles for Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, CAR, DRC, Iraq, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, OPT, Pakistan, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Each profile comes with a dataset and quick charts. Join our mailing list to find out when it is out.