12 Might 2015
Based in 1978 by Don and Deyon Stephens, Mercy Ships makes use of hospital ships to ship world-class well being care providers, capability constructing and sustainable growth to these with out entry within the creating world. It seeks to rework people and serve nations one by one. As a global charity with workplaces in varied nations, Mercy Ships has labored in lots of creating geographical places like West Africa. It returns to sure nations the place healthcare wants are nice nonetheless. To this point, Mercy Ships has offered its providers freed from cost to over 70 nations and its providers have been valued at greater than US$1 billion. Mercy Ships estimates that it has had greater than 2.5 million direct beneficiaries.
The Africa Mercy operated by Mercy Ships can be at present the world’s largest civilian hospital ship. It’s geared up with 5 state-of-the- artwork working theatres and focuses on maxillofacial, reconstructive, plastics, orthopaedic, ophtha…