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  1. News - World - MEDICINE

    Medecins sans Frontieres seeks China's help on Africa malaria cure

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... English name is Doctors Without Borders, is an independent organisation that sends emergency medical and humanitarian aid to regions ravaged by war, epidemics or natural disasters. It has been ...

  2. Hit middlemen in birth trade hard

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... women at the border and crack down on middlemen. Once a pregnant woman is in Hong Kong, humanitarian considerations may come first. Diligent detection and swift prosecution of the middlemen is, ...

  3. Organ sales a big problem on mainland

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... arising. It is one of those issues that has no simple solution. An open market, upon which donors could sell their organs to the highest bidder, would cut out a lot of the humanitarian aspect ...

  4. Small steps towards a sound relationship

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the humanitarian crisis it has caused, and strike a meaningful international agreement on climate change. More important, though, is that Beijing and Washington ensure sturdy mechanisms are in place ...

  5. Mainland on course to achieve UN goals

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing Humanitarian report finds progress in targets set on poverty and education The mainland is on track to achieving most of the goals it set four years ago on eradicating poverty and ensuring universal education. But more needs to be done to address problems such as HIV/Aids, the gender imbalance and environmental protection, a UN report released yesterday ...

  6. In the zone of compassion

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... for international humanitarian organisation Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF). Inevitably, he flies to one of the world's many crisis zones for what can only be called 'holidays in hell'. His ... or institutional influence, to specialise in emergency health care for populations in need of help anywhere. It sends about 3,000 volunteers every year to provide humanitarian assistance and medical care ...

  7. Studying Aids had its shocks for researcher

    Posted Nov 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... majoring in medicine can gain some knowledge of the humanities and social sciences. I wish to give students a comprehensive understanding of people and a sense of humanitarianism, so ...

  8. Lead the way, Rotarians told

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... called Ambassadorial Scholarships. Contributions to the foundation now total more than US$80 million a year and support a wide range of humanitarian grants and educational programmes. 1985 Rotary ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the anniversary). The theory that Buddha, who instils in his disciples the virtue of being humanitarian, would have countenanced such an inimical act seems too implausible to consider. This sort of common ...

  10. Bitter harvest

    Posted Apr 20th 2007, 12:00am by Azizur Rahman

    ... a transplant on those forged documents we know a patient would die soon. So, on humanitarian grounds we clear all applications with our eyes closed.' ...



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