Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 in Asia, Cancer, Care, Death, France, Health, Music, Peace, Politics, Sci/Nat, Time, Youth | 4 comments

Every year he saves 100 000 lives – Jährlich rettet er 100 000 Leben – Chaque année il sauve 100 000 vies.
Son credo : «développer une médecine de riche pour les pays pauvres»/His credo: «develop rich medicine for poor countries»

One more great Arte Reportage (cf. sidebar)

From Wikipedia:
The Kantha Bopha hospitals treat half a million children per year free of charge. Approx 100,000 seriously ill children are admitted. Japanese encephalitis, malaria, dengue fever and typhoid are common, often exacerbated by the presence of TB. TB is the number one killer. Mortality rate is an astonishingly low 1%. Dr. Richner claims that over 80% of all pediatric health care in Cambodia is provided by his hospitals.
Trailer for L’Ombrello di Beatocello:

Beatocello and Kol Nidre:

Dr. Beat “Beatocello” Richner in Phnom Penh & Siem Reap, Cambodia/Kampuchea