Perspectives

Personal encounters with a hurting world…

Experience of a Swiss volunteer

20.08.2012

Pierre, a Swiss volunteer from Geneva, shares his heart for the poor.

From Caregiver to Day-Worker

15.04.2012

When Lamarana’s niece, Mariama, was scheduled for a free surgery on the Africa Mercy to repair her injured hand, Lamarana put her...

Perspective of Kelly

08.09.2011

Kelly, from Anières (GE), will be the French teacher for the children of the Africa Mercy crew members for the next two years.» read more

Perspective of Silvio

20.05.2011

Silvio Koller, from Wermatswil (ZH), just came back from a two month mission onboard the Africa Mercy.

Perspective of Sophie

10.03.2011

Sophie, from La Conversion (VD), has joined the volunteer team of the Africa Mercy for three months.

Perspective of Ange-Marie

22.02.2011

Rwandan Ange-Marie Nziraguseswa joined the Mercy Ships team in Lausanne to complete a year's internship.

Perspective of Marina

19.08.2010

Marina, a doctor's assistant from Mönchaltorf (ZH), volunteered for almost 3 months on board the Africa Mercy.

Perspective of Isabelle

09.04.2010

Isabelle, from Conthey (VS), paediatric nurse and doctor’s assistant, has joined the Africa Mercy for two years.

Perspective of Dr Gary

03.03.2010

Dr. Gary started his volunteer carrier with Mercy Ships on board the Anastasis, our former flag vessel, in Lazero Cardenes, Mexico, in...

Perspective of Claudia

18.10.2009

Claudia took unpaid leave and joined the Mercy Ships dental team in Benin for three months.

Perspective of Dr Guy

18.10.2009

Dr Guy, an ophthalmologist working in Yverdon (VD), spent two weeks on board the Africa Mercy.

Perspective of Ariane

18.07.2009

Ariane took unpaid leave and joined the Swiss crew onboard the Africa Mercy.