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The shortage of medical equipment and supplies is one of the greatest challenges facing the 67 UNV Doctors who serve in Malawi to support the Government in delivering basic health care services. 

“Without equipment and supplies, a hospital is defenseless in the constant struggle to combat diseases, heal people and save lives,” says Dr. Nicholas Lenge Katwamba (Democratic Republic of the Congo), UNV Specialist Anesthesiologist at Zomba Central Hospital.

05 April 2013
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