Algeria – For the first time, the book fair that opened its doors to the general public at the Palais des Expositions of Pins Maritimes in Algiers was marked by several humanitarian actions.
The donation collection center, in collaboration with an association specializing in the fight against cancer, took advantage of the visitors' attendance at the show to organize the collection of donations of blood.
The highlight is the testimony of the girl, Siham de Djelfa, who has cancer of the spinal cord. She has been hospitalized for more than two years at the Pierre Marie Curie Cancer Center at Mustapha Pacha Hospital. Alger.
Siham requires an extremely expensive surgical procedure. Taking advantage of his presence at the show, Siham wanted to get his message across, while calling on visitors to donate blood during this period. "I call on citizens to donate blood to save the sick, especially children with cancer," she said.
Of course, Every day, thousands of people need blood.1500 Algerian children are diagnosed with cancer
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