Médecins Sans Frontières refugee camp spreads the word

Collier, Roger
July 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, pE439
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) refugee camp staged during its exhibit which started in May 13, 2010 in Ottawa, Ontario. It states that the MSF exhibit and the refugee camp representation was held to promote awareness about the life conditions of 42 million refugees in the world. It mentions that in the area for food distribution, visitors found that refugees always subside on food with high calorie content, vitamin-fortified, and dry biscuits.


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