Najaf, Iraq

Najaf, Iraq

This is a joint project between Cure2Children and the "Nicola Ciardelli non-profit organization" in order to carry out the first bone marrow transplant unit at a Children's Hospital, "AL-Zahra Teaching Hospital" in Najaf in Iraq.

Through the transfer of knowledge in pediatric hematology-oncology the local doctors can treat effectively children suffering from leukemia, thalassemia and sickle cell disease. "The mission of f" Cure2Children " for this project is to educate and empower, within the next three years, a team of local professionals that will provide life-saving affordable care, with recognised international quality standards, on the basis of social responsibility, to all children with onco-hematological diseases. "

This project is supported by the "Nicola Ciardelli Onlus" in memory of Major Nicola Ciardelli, who fell in Nasiriyah April 27th 2006 during the mission "Ancient Babylon."