Healing Our World: Inside Doctors Without Borders

Healing Our World: Inside Doctors Without Borders

by David Morley

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Overview

For seven years, David Morley was executive director of the Canadian section of Medecins Sans Frontieres, known in English as Doctors Without Borders. In Healing Our World, he takes us inside the organization and into the field-on missions where MSF volunteers bring life-saving care to people who have lost their homes in natural disasters and to families and communities shattered by AIDS and civil wars.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781550415650
Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Limited
Publication date: 12/04/2006
Pages: 121
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.44(h) x 0.61(d)
Lexile: 1140L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

For seven years, David Morley served as the Executive Director of the Canadian section of Doctors Without Borders. His work took him to refugee camps in the rebel-held areas of Congo, to earthquake-shattered villages in El Salvador, to the simple huts of destitute AIDS patients in Zambia.

Table of Contents


Introduction     v
About Doctors Without Barders     1
The World Os Out Emergency Room     3
Volunteers in the Field     23
On Disasters and War gones     43
Jaurnals from the Field     71
Earthquake in El Saluador     73
Ciuil War in Congo     81
Hope in gambia     99
Index     118

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