On 5 November, a fuel tanker exploded in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone.
To work globally, surgery needs a global approach.
Behind this logo are the over 11 million people we have treated, and all those we will treat.
Through all this work, EMERGENCY affirms its commitment to working with the Sierra Leonean government to strengthen the results they have already achieved and improve the country’s health system.
Taking things ‘small small’ sometimes makes you happier than you think. I’m certain, because I’ve felt it myself. I’ve spent so many days in Sierra Leone seeing people who are much happier than me, than us in Europe. They have barely anything, yet they’ve given me so much.
"War cannot be humanized. It can only be abolished." – Albert Einstein
To all the dads out there – Happy #FathersDay!
working to create environments in which our services are no longer required
Founding EMERGENCY was a gut reaction, not just a mental decision.
EMERGENCY doesn’t just mean war surgery – it means medicine, rights and equality.