For 25 years, International Medical Corps has been training doctors and providing medical care in some of the world’s most troubled places. From Angola and Bosnia, to Afghanistan and Somalia, International Medical Corps staff have been working with locals to mitigate the effects of things like war, natural disaster, and malnutrition. Along the way, the group has collected photos from the field. Now, those photos have been published in a new book called A Thousand Words. International Medical Corps President and CEO Nancy Aossey recently sat down with The World to talk about some of her favorite photos from the book.
Here’s the slideshow: