Green Parrots: A War Surgeon's Story
Octorber 31, 2006 Tuesday 3PM CT
In today's armed conflicts, ninety percent of the victims are civilians. This hour on Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders, Jean Feraca talks with surgeon Gino Strada, one of the founders of Emergency, an Italian humanitarian society that cares for civilians in war-torn countries.
- Gino Strada, war surgeon and the founder of Emergency, a nonprofit, humanitarian organization dedicated to providing assistance to civilian victims of war. The English-language edition of his memoir, "Green Parrots" was recently published in the U.S.