MULTINATIONAL BATTLE GROUP WEST DONATION TO GJAKOVA/DAKOVICA HOSPITAL
GJAKOVA / DAKOVICA, Kosovo. The Italian contingent of the Multinational
Battle Group West (MNBG-W) donated medical equipment in favor of the "Isa
Grezda" hospital in Gjakova/Dakovica municipality, in the west of Kosovo.
The CIMIC Cell of MNBG-W delivered to the director of the hospital, nine hospital
beds for patients and sixteen hospital cribs which will contribute to improve the
hospital accommodation capabilities.
The donation is part of a broader civil-military cooperation program, carried out by
the Italian contingent stationed in Belo Polje, involving local authorities and
humanitarian organizations operating in the area in order to contribute to the
development and the stabilization of the area.
The hospital provides basic medical care to the local population through the clinics
such as emergency and internal medicine as well as pediatrics and genecology. The
new equipment will improve the hospitalization of more than hundred patients and
newborns in the pediatric and genecology clinics per year.