"This was the first time that I thought: ‘Maybe one day I could be a nurse and work for an aid organization.’ It was a dream that was out of reach then. Our reality in the camp was marked by hunger and disease."
In 1986, Thok Johnson was forced to flee his home in Sudan, losing his family on the way. Fourteen years later, he became an MSF nurse. Read more about his incredible journey: http://www.msf.org.uk/article/thoks-story-refugee-aid-worker

"This was the first time that I thought: ‘Maybe one day I could be a nurse and work for an aid organization.’ It was a dream that was out of reach then. Our reality in the camp was marked by hunger and disease."

In 1986, Thok Johnson was forced to flee his home in Sudan, losing his family on the way. Fourteen years later, he became an MSF nurse. Read more about his incredible journey: http://www.msf.org.uk/article/thoks-story-refugee-aid-worker

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