Aid group MSF says 24 cases of harassment, sex abuse in 2017

Paris (AFP) – Aid group Doctors Without Borders on Wednesday said it had acted on 24 cases of harassment or sexual abuse last year as British charity Oxfam faces a storm over its handling of a sex scandal.

The Paris-based group, known by its French acronym MSF, said it had received 146 complaints or alerts last year, identifying among them 24 cases of harassment or sex abuse and firing 19 employees as a result.

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