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 health care in countries in conflict in 2019. Access and download the datasets on HDX for Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, CAR, DRC, Iraq, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, OPT, Pakistan, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Read the full report here.