Patrice Pagé is a Program Officer for the American office of Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) based in New York. He first joined MSF as a field coordinator in southern Sudan in 1999 after completing a two-year assignment as Protection Officer with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Rwanda. Since then he has worked as field coordinator for MSF in Sierra Leone and Kosovo, and as Head of Mission in Eritrea, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and most recently in Guinea and Liberia. A lawyer who graduated from the Montreal School of Law in Canada, Mr. Pagé also holds a degree from the Institut International des Droits de l’Homme (Strasbourg, France). Prior to his involvement in humanitarian activities, he practiced labor law in Canada.