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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Lugano. Team paramedics at Hospital Civico (Ospedale Regionale di Lugano, Ospedale Civico). Three paramedics wear blue uniforms and work for the Croce Verde Lugano. The man and the woman (R) are professional certified nurses, the third (L) is a volunteer specifically trained in emergency rescue.The volunteer burst of laughing while her colleagues are writing on computer a health report of their last medical emergency intervention.The Croce Verde Lugano is a private organization which ensure health safety by addressing different emergencies services and rescue services. Volunteering is generally considered an altruistic activity where an individual provides services for no financial or social gain to benefit another person, group or organization. Volunteering is also renowned for skill development and is often intended to promote goodness or to improve human quality of life. 14.01.2018 © 2018 Didier Ruef