July 14, 2015

The already precarious situation of the population in southern Niger's Diffa region has recently become further aggravated by the escalation of the ongoing armed conflict near the border with Nigeria. This area is facing new waves of displaced people and refugees fleeing violence raging around Lake Chad, which has intensified since last February, when the conflict arrived in Niger. The living conditions of the displaced population—with little access to health care and safe water—are dire.

November 03, 2014

MSF has been in the news quite a lot recently for its Ebola response. Here are just some of the other things our teams have been doing over the past week.

February 28, 2014

Refugees from CAR are struggling to endure horrid conditions and extreme privation.

October 06, 2013

MSF teams in Chad are simultaneously responding to a spike in malaria cases and carrying out a prevention campaign that has thus far had very encouraging results.

September 24, 2013

MSF carried out an emergency nutrition intervention in Ethiopia's remote Afar region, one of the world's harshest places to live.

August 20, 2013

Ahead of the rainy season in Niger, MSF has been distributing anti-malarial medicine, a new approach that’s had very encouraging results thus far.

August 20, 2013

MSF teams in the Maradi have seen nearly twice as many malnourished children this year as they did during the same period in 2012.

June 21, 2013

MSF is distributing aid items and monitoring nutrition and malaria cases for displaced villagers after violence between farmers and Chadian tribes.

January 09, 2013

One year after the start of the political crisis in Mali, insecurity has displaced hundreds of thousands of people.

November 20, 2012

An MSF assessment finds alarming malnutrition rates in many parts of the country, including the outskirts of Mogadishu.

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