Long-term Bhopal Medical Appeal supporter, Fiona Mackey, has just successfully completed a major fundraising initiative to raise money specifically for the Chingari Rehabilitation Centre. Over seven days she walked the 62 miles from her home in Oxford to the source of the River Thames at Kemble. Fiona is now 76 years of age and says […]
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This September marked milestone anniversaries for the two clinics set up in Bhopal to help survivors of the 1984 gas disaster along with those who have been damaged since. Sambhavna and Chingari have been offering care for 20 and 10 years respectively and the largest part of their funding has come through individual donations from […]
Below are a selection of galleries from the Bhopal Medical Appeal Flickr page. For more galleries please visit our Flickr page. All pictures are the photographers own. Please respect the intellectual property rights of the owners by contacting the Bhopal Medical Appeal for permission to use any of these images. Chingari Trust Candlelight Vigil at […]
Short, independent film showing Bhopal at the 25th anniversary. Shocking that the ongoing contamination disaster has only become worse in the five years since. Our thanks go to Sylvie Joly and Louis Roy.
Today, on Christmas Eve, the children of Chingari had their own celebration. It began with a short speech from one of Chingari’s community health workers, Shankar, who carefully explained the meaning of Christmas to the excited children. Then Vidya, another community health worker, arrived in a full Santa Claus costume, handing out chocolate and dancing […]