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Martina Jurigová (CZE)

Doctor without borders

„A lot of people have the idea that a mission is like the TV show M.A.S.H, with bombs constantly flying around.“
Martina is a nurse. She has been with Doctors Without Borders since 2015 when she worked in Tanzania in the Nyarugusu refugee camp during a cholera epidemic. She has also served on missions in Yemen, Mosul in Iraq and Syria.
She spent three months in war-torn Yemen. She worked there in a hospital in the Ibb governorate, the most densely populated region in the country. She spent her third mission at a hospital in Mosul, More…