Project “I can rescue life”
Ukrainian Health Fund with the All-Ukrainian public organization “All-Ukrainian resuscitation council and emergency medicine” supported by the Ministry of Health and Kyiv Regional State Administration are carrying project “I can rescue life”. The project starts in schools of Tarashcha and Stavyshche (Kyiv region) between the pupils of the tenth grades.
The aim of the project: to teach pupils to provide emergency medical aid in the cases of circulatory arrest, respiratory [airway] obstruction and bleeding.
Organizers of the Project: All-Ukrainian public organization “Ukrainian Health Fund” and All-Ukrainian public organization “All-Ukrainian resuscitation council and emergency medicine”.
Official support: Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kyiv Regional State Administration.
Date of the first phase of the Project: November-December 2011.
Expectations of the Project:
- acquisition of knowledge and skills to provide emergency medical aid in the cases of circulatory arrest, respiratory [airway] obstruction and bleeding;
- enjoying and sharing the positive experience in rescuing life, spreading it in others schools of Ukraine with the aim to reduce mortality rate among pupils.
Journalism competition “It is profitable to be healthy!”
Ukrainian Health Fund supported by the Ministry of Health, WHO Bureau in Ukraine, National community of journalists of Ukraine announced the All-Ukrainian journalism competition on the subject “It is profitable to be healthy!”.
The competition is designed to reward journalistic excellence and to promote and popularize the healthy lifestyle among Ukrainians.
Organizer of the Project: All-Ukrainian public organization “Ukrainian Health Fund”.
Date of the project: 19 December 2011 – 19 March 2012.
Staff and freelance journalists can submit entries providing the work has previously appeared in Ukrainian national and regional newspaper or on the air between 19 December 2011 – 19 March 2012.
The entry deadline is March 19, 2012. The winners will be honored on April 6, 2012. Grand Prix: ₴ 8 000.
Health – is the greatest wealth.
Ancients considered that poor, but healthy man is happier than rich one, but unhealthy.
Our contemporaries evaluate the success of a person by the state of her/his health.
Sociologists insist that prosperity of the country depends on the health of its people.