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MILLENNIUM LEGACY

17 years of impact

 

ASSISTING IRAQI KURDISH REFUGEES, HOUSTON. 1998.
Job placement. Language and culture learning.  Material assistance.

WOMEN’S CENTER, ERBIL, IRAQ.  1999-PRESENT.
Reading, math and cultural literacy.  Job skills. 

KOSOVA WAR RELIEF, MACEDONIA & KOSOVA.  1999-2000.
Material assistance.  Social services.  Primary health care. 

EARTHQUAKE RELIEF, ISTANBUL, TURKEY.  1999-2000.
Children’s trauma treatment. Primary health care. Building inspections.

INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH TEACHERS PROGRAM, HOUSTON.  1999-2007. 
English and American cultural immersion for foreign teachers of English. 

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, YEMEN. 1999-2010.
Science education.  Ecotourism.  Health.  Management training.

“MIRACLE OF LIFE” PREGNANCY CALENDAR.  2000.
Maternal care teaching tool, published in Turkish, Macedonian and Albanian.

POST-WAR RELIEF, N.AFGHANISTAN.  2001-02.
Basic domestic materials.  Food.  Agricultural inputs.

MICROLENDING PROGRAM, TAJIKISTAN.  2002-PRESENT.
Business loans.  Youth business development.  Microenterprise development.  Business service center.

PUBLIC HEALTH TRAINING, ERBIL, IRAQ.  2002-03.
Province-wide training and print materials production.
 (Funded by NWMT and USAID).

WAR RELIEF, INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS, N.IRAQ.  2003.
Materials distribution.  Chemical weapons consulting to Kurdish ministry of Health, prior to conflict.

SCHOOLS, AFGHANISTAN.  2003-06.
Building and equipping school buildings.

REFUGEE ASSISTANCE, S.IRAQ.  2004-10.
Development of UNHCR database to track returnees.  Water projects.  Small business grants.  Shelter kits.  Vocational training.  Roads.  Mobile health clinics. 

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SUPPLIES, FALLUJAH, IRAQ.  2004.
Direct distribution of trauma materials and water tank to hospital during siege.

WOMEN’S CENTER, SULEIMANIA, IRAQ.  2004-PRESENT.
Literacy and job skills training. 

CIVIL INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING PROJECTS, KIRKUK, IRAQ.  2004-10.
Water/sanitation.  Road construction.  Chlorinator.  Highway design.  Landfill designs.  Water district design.

VARIED DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, IRAQ.  2004-PRESENT.
Medical school physiology teaching.  Physical therapy teaching.  English.  Midwifery.  Health education.

MARINE BIOLOGY, S.INDIA.  2004-07.
Research and public outreach among local fishermen.

SPONSORSHIP OF ACADEMIC RESEARCHERS.  2004-PRESENT.
Affiliated researchers (most PhDs) publish, and fund raise via MRDS, in exchange for consulting.

VARIED DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, UZBEKISTAN.  2004-07.
English.  Libraries.  Computer literacy.  Parenting methods.

TSUNAMI DISASTER RESPONSE, INDONESIA.  2004-08.
Agriculture/Forestry.  Health.  Education.  Infrastructure.  Water filtering. 

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, N.INDIA. 2004-14.
Literacy.  Veterinary medicine.

RELIEF/DEVELOPMENT, DARFUR, SUDAN.  2005-13.
Medical aid.  Primary care.  Public health.  Dentistry.  Health training.  Midwifery.  Mobile clinics.  Vaccination.  Micronutrients.  Trauma counseling training. 
(Affiliated with PAI).

EARTHQUAKE RELIEF, N.PAKISTAN/N.INDIA.  2005-07.
Shelter construction.  Education.

EARTHQUAKE RELIEF, YOGYAKARTA, INDONESIA.  2006.
Food distribution.  Primary health care.  Water.

YOUTH SOCCER LEAGUE, MALAYSIA.  2008-15.

YOUTH SPORTS PROGRAM, TAJIKISTAN.  2008-12.
Girl’s soccer and volleyball. 

DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, MAURITANIA. 2008-PRESENT.
Primary health care.  Health training.

WOMEN’S RESOURCE CENTER, PAKISTAN.  2009-12.
Community health classes.  Maternal and child health.  

EARTHQUAKE RELIEF, HAITI.  2010.
Solar light distribution.

UNIVERSITY ENGLISH PROGRAM, SULEIMANIA, IRAQ.  2010-12.
Intensive English for university professors.  English-based resources in various fields. 

FLOOD RELIEF, PAKISTAN.  2010.
Health project. 

IMMIGRANTS TO EUROPE, Greece, Germany, Spain.  2012-PRESENT.
Social services.

ISIS CRISIS RELIEF, IRAQ.  2014-PRESENT.
Relief items and social services for refugees and internally displaced.

ISIS CRISIS RELIEF, LEBANON/JORDAN.  2015-PRESENT.
Relief items and social services for refugees and internally displaced.

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find out about all that MRDS has been involved in and completed over the past 17 years of delivering intelligent compassion to people in complex situations
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