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Friday, February 13, 2009

The Africa Mercy Arrives in Cotonou, Benin (West Africa)

As reported in the Christian Telegraph:

The world’s largest non-governmental hospital ship, the Africa Mercy, arrived in Cotounou, Benin, this week to begin 10 months of specialized partnership with the nation’s Ministry of Health, reports Peter Wooding, special to ASSIST News Service.

The hospital ship’s “Operation Access” screening team left Cotonou for two provincial capitals in North Benin shortly after docking with the goal of increasing access to health care services offered by the ship throughout the nation equitably. Posters and public service announcements were sent out ahead of the team appealing for family members to bring those with particular ailments to the North Benin screening sites this week. To read more...... CLICK HERE

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