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April 23, 2014

With seasonal malaria chemoprevention, MSF teams are employing a powerful new tool in the fight against one of the world's most deadly diseases.

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.

May 22, 2013

Cholera has broken out in northern Niger, in an area now inhabited by large numbers of Malian refugees who fled conflict in their homeland.

September 09, 2012

MSF is treating an influx of patients for malnutrition and malaria in Niger's Maradi region.

July 17, 2012

MSF nutrition experts Susan Shepherd and Stéphane Doyon discuss the need for long-term solutions to malnutrition in Africa's Sahel region. 

June 25, 2012

People displaced by conflict are fleeing Mali en masse—and settling in places already weakened by food insecurity.

April 30, 2012

This update details MSF's recent activities in Africa's Sahel region, where widespread malnutrition and water shortages are exacerbating the outbreaks of diseases like meningitis.

February 08, 2012

Close to 10,000 Malians have found refuge in the Tillabéry region in Niger after being displaced from their homes by violence.

February 03, 2011

Despite an aggressive response to the nutritional crisis in Niger by MSF and other organizations, tens of thousands of children suffered from malnutrition in 2010.

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