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.

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.

November 20, 2013

Johan von Schreeb, an MSF surgeon in Guiuan, the Philippines, speaks about the urgent need to treat injuries from the typhoon, which are at risk of serious and life-threatening infections.

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November 19, 2013

MSF's Natasha Reyes describes the destruction and medical needs in Guiuan, where Typhoon Haiyan first made landfall in the Philippines.

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November 18, 2013

An MSF team had 80 patients within an hour of their arrival in Santa Fe, a typhoon-damaged inland town on the Philippines' Leyte Island.

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November 15, 2013

MSF's Damien Moloney describes efforts to set up an inflatable field hospital in Tacloban, the Philippines, in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

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