Médecins Sans Frontières

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Médecins Sans Frontières:

see Doctors Without BordersDoctors Without Borders,
Fr. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), international organization that provides emergency medical assistance to people suffering from a natural or societal disaster, such as an earthquake, disease epidemic, or war.
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A International Red Cross B United Nations C Green Peace D Medicins Sans Frontieres 13.
In 2016, the Syrian American Medical Society recorded 252 attacks on Syrian health care centers, among them a facility run by the Medicins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders), which was hit in an airstrike in the morning of February 15, leaving 25 people dead, including nine health care workers and five children.
On March 21, the child was taken to the Medicins sans Frontieres Gondama Referral Center and was admitted with fever (body temperature 38.9[degrees]C) and disseminated vesiculopustular rash.
The onslaught has killed more than 1,000 people, the medical charity Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) said on Thursday.
Doctors at the Lizo Nobanda TB Care Centre in Cape Town (managed by MSF/ Medicins Sans Frontieres or Doctors Without Borders) told her about a new drug - a high-strength antibiotic called linezolid.
"Many civilians including personnel of International Committee of the Red Cross and Medicins Sans Frontieres were wounded," he said.
ALL are welcome to UNA Menai Riverside Picnic to raise funds for Medicins Sans Frontieres. To be held on Saturday, July 23, at Lon Isaf Farm, Half Way Bridge, Bangor LL57 4AB, from 2pm to 4pm.
"Then, in the company of five other big players--CARE, World Vision, Save the Children and Medicins Sans Frontieres," Gill writes, "it remained on hand to bring relief to a stricken population." The lesson appears clear.
After university, Luke worked with street children in Colombia before joining Medicins Sans Frontieres, an international medical humanitarian aid agency, providing medical services to victims of armed conflict, epidemics, and other disasters.
Expected Development Impact : The Project is expected to (i) significantly increase access to quality pharmaceutical products in developing countries; (ii) considerably increase patients reached (iii) support UN/NGO organizations health and relief efforts, as Remedica is a supplier to key NGOs such as UNICEF, the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), Medicins Sans Frontieres, International Red Cross among others; and (iv) help develop the private sector, since the Company's activities span across the value chain.
In lieu of flowers donations were made to Medicins sans Frontieres.