Turning grief into action ADPC: Turning grief into action

Published on: 01/20/2015

Language: English


Department: Public Health in Emergencies

Type: Impact Stories and Case Studies

File size: 3.09 MB


Publication Overview/Description

The death of a child, the worst nightmare for any parent, came true for Ms. Nighat Rukhsana when she lost her two teenage sons in a road accident. The older one, 18, was going to drop his younger brother at school when a car hit their bike, leaving both of them severely injured. They succumbed to their injuries on the way to the hospital. But, Ms. Nighat thinks otherwise. To her, it was due to a delayed emergency response.