DOCTORS WITHOUT BORDERS
THIS IS AN INTERNATIONAL, INDEPENDENT, MEDICAL AND HUMANITARIAN ORGANISATION
They are doctors, nurses, logistical experts and other medical proffesionals who provided medical help in over 60 countries. This organization is worried about disease , wars and famine.
These doctors and nurses decided to volunteer their time to solve problems of world health and help people who are really need their assistance. So, they help poor countries, and torn regions and disasters areas.
They have been helping since 1971 when a small group of French doctors created the Médecins Sans Frontières.
Private donors give about 80% of the organization's funding, giving US$400 million for year. You can ask for a volunteer job or raise money in its official website.
They've helped 8.3 million for outpatient consultations; 185.000 births assisted; 78.000 surgical procedures; 1.6 million patients treated for malaria; 284.000 HIV patients on ARV treatment and 276.000 children treated for malnutrition.