Category: <span>News</span>

Category: News

Remembrance Lecture 2016: “Humanity in the midst of war”

Vickie Hawkins, Executive Director, MSF UK The annual MAW Remembrance Day LectureSunday 13th November, 3pm​Imperial War MuseumLambeth Road, London SE1 6HZ   This talk looked at some of the challenges experienced by Médecins Sans Frontières, an independent, medical, humanitarian organisation, over the past fifteen years, as it works to provide …

A Brief History of MAW

We have just published this brief history to celebrate our first 15 years! “The abolition of war needs action. There are too many people who are against war but do nothing about it. Of course, everybody cannot do everything, but everyone can do something.” Robert Hinde, 1923-2016, former MAW President

Youth Competitions 2015 – results

Essay Competition “What Can Be Done to Abolish War?” First Prize:Andris Thompson, (UK)​(Read the essay here!) Runners up:Mairiga Jonathan, (Nigeria)Nur Shafiqah  (Malaysia)Alemnew Gebeyehu Dessie  (Ethiopia) Photography Competition  “What Does Peace Mean to You?” First Prize:Vijay Kumar (India) Runner up:Ahmed Abbas (Egypt) Vijay Kumar ​’Colours Makes Us Same !!!’ The Colour …