Dispatches from the Field

Hawija, Iraq

Bringing Health Back to Hawija Hospital

As internally displaced people (IDPs) in Iraq look to return home, restoration of essential services is a critical step in rebuilding communities. In Hawija District, years of conflict have destroyed local hospital and clinics, leaving the nearly 300,000 local residents without reliable access to healthcare.

A New Look at Progress: Adapting to Climate Change in Mali

Through the Waati Yelema Labenw project in Mali, Blumont is helping vulnerable communities adapt to a changing climate that threatens to affect livelihoods and reduce economic opportunities. The community-based approach aims to build resiliency to climate shocks with adoption of climate-smart agriculture practices, improved resource management, and empowered, informed decision-making.