Browse the latest stories and reports on MSF from various media outlets.

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July 27, 2017

Mental health care resources are deteriorating in Lesbos, Greece, where Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières has seen extreme vulnerability of the asylum seekers that arrive on the island.

January 27, 2017

Houston Public Media talks to Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) recruitment officer, Melissa Bieri, about why MSF is recruiting in Houston. View external media.

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August 05, 2016

Due to the absence of “global” solution to provide the pneumonia vaccine at an affordable price during emergencies, MSF had to pay more than 20 times the lowest global price to vaccinate more than 5000 children against the disease in Greece. Pfizer and GSK, the manufacturers of the vaccine, have refused to reduce the price of the vaccine. View external media.  

 

August 02, 2016

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has decried the high cost humanitarian organizations pay for vaccines – up to 20 times the normal prices – for vulnerable children in refugee settings. MSF is calling on drug companies to lower vaccine prices. View external media

July 14, 2016

Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline refuse to lower the price of their pneumonia vaccines, making it harder to treat refugee children in Greece and in other countries with vulnerable populations. MSF has vaccinated more than 5,000 refugee children across Greece. View external media.

August 13, 2015

Julia Kourafa describes the situation on Kos, where migrants were locked in a stadium as they awaited travel papers, with little food or water. View external media.

July 09, 2015

Constance Theisen describes the crisis along the border between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, where thousands of migrants and refugees are stranded. View external media.

July 08, 2013

NPR's Jason Beaubien visits an MSF project in Tajikistan and examines the challenges of treating kids with drug-resistant TB.

July 02, 2013

MSF's Tina Martin explains the challenges of treating tuberculosis in Tajikistan, where the disease often spreads among family members and is exacerbated by poverty and social stigma.

October 29, 2012

Doctors Without Borders is responding to the reappearance of malaria in Greece after a 40-year hiatus.