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SANTE ET ASSISTANCE MEDICALE CHEZ L’ENFANT

L’enfant à droit à la nourriture, à l’eau potable et aux soins médicaux. Après nos enquêtes, nous avons conclus ce qui suit :
• 24.000 enfants du monde de moins de 5ans meurent chaque jour (8,5 millions par ans) de maladies dues au manque de nourriture, d’eau potable, d’hygiène et de soin médicaux.
• La vaccination contre les maladies infantiles les plus courantes sauve 2,5millions d’enfants par an.
• 1.5 millions d'enfants de moins de 5 ans meurent chaque année de maladies contre lesquelles on peut se faire vacciner. (http://www.who.int/immunization_monitoring/diseases/en)
• . 4 enfants sur 10 dans 50 pays les plus pauvres n’ont pas accès à l’eau potable.
• Chaque année un million des personnes dont la plus part sont des enfants, meurent de la malaria. Seulement 3 sur 10 enfants malades sont soignés contre la malaria, et seulement 2 sur 10 enfants dans les pays les plus pauvres, touchés par la malaria dorment sous moustiquaire.
En tant que personnel soignant, je peux demander à notre pays ou au gouvernement de bien vouloir entretenir les enfants en leur donnant les soins médicaux appropriés
Donner l’ accès à l’eau potable et à la nourriture. Et d’avantage donner une obligation à tout le pays de faire vacciner les enfants, car ce sont eux l’avenir du Congo de demain.

English translation by community member Anna L.

HEALTH AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR CHILDREN

Children have the right to nourishment, clean drinking water, and medical care. Our research has revealed the following:
- Worldwide, 24,000 children under age five die each day (8.5 million a year) of diseases resulting from lack of food, clean drinking water, proper hygiene, and medical care.
- Vaccination against the most common childhood diseases saves the lives of 2.5 million children a year.
- One and a half million children under the age of five die each year of diseases that could have been prevented by vaccination. (http://www.who.int/immunization_monitoring/diseases/en)
- In fifty of the world's poorest countries, four children out of ten do not have access to safe drinking water.
- Each year one million people die of malaria; the majority of these are children. Only three out of ten sick children are treated for the disease, and only two out of ten children in the poorest countries affected by malaria sleep under mosquito nets. As a health care provider, I ask our country and our government to please support our children by giving them proper medical care. Give them access to clean drinking water and food, and make it a nationwide priority and requirement to vaccinate children because they are the Congo's future.

Comments

Anna L.'s picture

Merci!

Chère Faida,

Merci d'avoir soulever ces questions importantes de la santé des enfants. Il serait vraiment bien si vous pouviez'écrire à nouveau sur le sujet. Je voudrais en savoir plus sur votres experiences comme fournisseuse de soins de santé dans votre pays.

Bien â vous,
Anna

Anna L.'s picture

Translation

HEALTH AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR CHILDREN

Children have the right to nourishment, clean drinking water, and medical care. Our research has revealed the following:
- Worldwide, 24,000 children under age five die each day (8.5 million a year) of diseases resulting from lack of food, clean drinking water, proper hygiene, and medical care.
- Vaccination against the most common childhood diseases saves the lives of 2.5 million children a year.
- One and a half million children under the age of five die each year of diseases that could have been prevented by vaccination. (http://www.who.int/immunization_monitoring/diseases/en)
- In fifty of the world's poorest countries, four children out of ten do not have access to safe drinking water.
- Each year one million people die of malaria; the majority of these are children. Only three out of ten sick children are treated for the disease, and only two out of ten children in the poorest countries affected by malaria sleep under mosquito nets. As a health care provider, I ask our country and our government to please support our children by giving them proper medical care. Give them access to clean drinking water and food, and make it a nationwide priority and requirement to vaccinate children because they are the Congo's future.

FAIDA KYALONDAWA's picture

Merci

bonjour, très heureuse de lire votre commentaire.juste vous dire que le taux de la malnutrition chez nous est très élevé a tel point que les enfants meurent du jour le jour a cause de la mal nutrition.selon moi, il ya tant des pistes de solution a ses problèmes.par exemple construire des centres nutritifs pour les enfants atteint par la dite maladie.Que le gouvernement congolaise s'occupe des enfants car ce sont eux le gouvernement de demain.Que pensez vous pour l'ouverture de ces centres nutritif???
Bien a vous

faida

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