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Nursing a city back to health in Mali

Jamilla Amadou knew in elementary school that she wanted to be a nurse. “I was ready to struggle to become one. I already saw myself in a white coat,” she says with a smile. Today, this formidable woman at 50 is the head nurse in charge of 40 nurses and nurse interns in Gao’s Centre de Santé de Référence. This is a general hospital serving people in the region of almost 550,000 in northern Mali, many of whom have been displaced by conflict. That, too, was Jamilla’s fate. In 2012, when Gao was overrun by militants, she took her family...


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