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November 06, 2014

A malaria epidemic in South Sudan has gone neglected due to the political crisis raging throughout the country, leading to insufficient distribution of antimalarial drugs in many peripheral health centers and an increase in the number of severe life-threatening cases of the disease.

October 30, 2014

PARIS/NEW YORK—In order to address a deeply troubling but little-known consequence of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has begun distributing antimalarial medicines in Monrovia, Liberia, a crucial medical intervention in a city where the basic health care system has collapsed in recent months.

June 16, 2014

Scores of civilians have been killed, displaced, and cut off from medical care by organized violence in the Ouaka region of the Central African Republic.

June 10, 2014

MSF and WHO Study Shows Rapid Diagnosis Now Feasible Without a Lab

February 28, 2014

 

AMSTERDAM/NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 28, 2014 – Médecins Sans Frontières Holland (MSF) has been ordered by the Union Government of Myanmar to cease all activities in the country. MSF is deeply shocked by this unilateral decision and extremely concerned about the fate of tens of thousands of patients currently under MSF's care across the country.

June 14, 2013

Thousands  are at risk of death in Pibor County as the rainy and malaria season approaches.

April 24, 2013

Increasing numbers of children are being treated for malaria and malnutrition in southern Niger compared to one year ago.

April 24, 2013

An upsurge in malaria is likely to have serious consequences for people in Orientale province in DRC unless immediate action is taken.

November 04, 2012

MSF teams in Rakhine State are unable to provide care to many people in need due to ongoing ethnic tensions and threats against MSF staff.

September 24, 2012

A large-scale malaria prevention program appears to be drastically reducing the number of new cases of the disease among young children during peak transmission season.

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