Complete legal name: African Medical Association in Scandinavia.
Acronym: AMAS.
Legal status: non-profit voluntary organization. . It is not political, follows no religious goals and works in a close cooperation with the German-African Doctors ‘Association in the Federal Republic of Germany.
The DAAEV strictly follows the international regulations and guidelines of medical ethics and
Foundation year: 1992.
Organization number in Sweden: 822002-1888
Head office: Linköping, Sweden
Financing: The financing of these programs is achieved through fundraising events; applications to governments and organizations for grants and contracts in order to raise money for projects. We have trained voluntary professionals who plan projects, create budgets, keep accounts, report, and communicate with operational fieldworkers who work directly on the field.
AMAS has no religious or political affiliations and abides by the international ethical guidelines of the medical profession adopted by the World Medical Association.