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Rebel without borders : frontline missions in Africa and the Gulf

Author: Marc Vachon; François Bugingo
Publisher: Toronto : ECW Press, ©2008.
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A biting and fascinating review of humanitarian aid, this account of volunteer life working for Doctors Without Borders illuminates the logistics of building camps for refugees and delivering clean water to towns amid the violence, abuse, and injustice in developing countries. From a Malawi refugee camp to truck smuggling over the Kurdish border, Marc Vachon has seen the power struggles behind the scenes throughout  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Vachon, Marc.
Rebel without borders.
Toronto : ECW Press, c2008
(OCoLC)606215473
Online version:
Vachon, Marc.
Rebel without borders.
Toronto : ECW Press, c2008
(OCoLC)608615608
Named Person: Marc Vachon; Marc Vachon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Vachon; François Bugingo
ISBN: 9781550227864 1550227866
OCLC Number: 184738244
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Translation of: Rebelle sans frontières.
Description: xii, 274 p. , [16] p. of plates : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Marc Vachon with François Bugingo ; translated by Charles Phillips.
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A biting and fascinating review of humanitarian aid, this account of volunteer life working for Doctors Without Borders illuminates the logistics of building camps for refugees and delivering clean water to towns amid the violence, abuse, and injustice in developing countries. From a Malawi refugee camp to truck smuggling over the Kurdish border, Marc Vachon has seen the power struggles behind the scenes throughout the world and he gives rare insight into the problems of trying to help the displaced, sick, or less fortunate.

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