Doctors Without Borders
|Type||Medical humanitarian organisation|
Doctors Without Borders or Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is a non profitable international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971. MSF gives emergency aid to people affected by wars, epidemics, famine, natural disasters and man-made disasters, or areas where there is no health care available. It provides this help to all people, regardless of their race, religion or political beliefs.
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- "About Doctors Without Borders". doctorswithoutborders.org. 2011 [last update]. http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/aboutus/?ref=home-sidebar-left. Retrieved 16 May 2011.
- "The Nobel Peace Prize 1999". nobelprize.org. 2011 [last update]. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/peace/laureates/1999/. Retrieved 16 May 2011.