international relief organization
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international relief organizationAn often non-governmental organisation dedicated to providing humanitarian/nonmilitary relief.
Factors hindering relief in civil conflict
(2) Medical, including the provision of health care.
(3) Logistic—e.g., transport of medicines, supplies, food, and water.
CARE (Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere), Amnesty International, CONCERN, Médecins Sans Frontières, Save the Children Fund-UK, etc.