Norway Boosts MSF’s Resources

The Norwegian government has donated 10 million Norwegian kroner (USD1.6 million) to Médecins Sans Frontières.

Minister of the Environment and International Development Erik Solheim made the pledge during a recent gala concert to raise money to finance MSF’s operations, according to a Dec. 4 press release by the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 

Solheim said he is impressed with MSF’s work in areas ravaged by war and natural disasters, the press release adds.

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