Mercy Ships Announces the Global Mercy, World’s Largest NGO Hospital Ship

Over 16 million people die each year due to lack of surgical care; Mercy Ships builds a response to this world problem for the future  …

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Building The World’s Largest Civilian Hospital Ship: A Q&A with the man leading the Global Mercy to completion

Building The World’s Largest Civilian Hospital Ship: A Q&A with the man leading the Global Mercy to completion

Building The World’s Largest Civilian Hospital Ship: A Q&A with the man leading the Global Mercy to completion

Her name is the Global Mercy, and she’s the world’s largest civilian hospital ship. In the final phase of construction and setting sail in 2021, …

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Heroes of Healthcare: Benin’s First Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Odry Agbessi

Heroes of Healthcare: Benin’s First Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Odry Agbessi

Heroes of Healthcare: Benin’s First Reconstructive Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Odry Agbessi

Dr. Fifonsi Odry Agbessi, Benin’s first and only plastic surgeon, works with Dr. Tertius Venter (ZAF) learning from him in the OR. Through the capacity …

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How Global Volunteers Work Together to Manage the World’s Largest NGO Hospital Ship

For over four decades, Mercy Ships has operated some of the world’s largest NGO hospital ships providing completely free surgical care to patients onboard. In …

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Beyond the Ship: How Mercy Ships is Strengthening Healthcare Systems Long-Term

For over 40 years, Mercy Ships has provided life-saving and lifechanging medical care all over the world to those who need it most – with …

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