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September 24, 2009

Watch these animations that explain how a patent pool could deliver the medicines we need.

May 13, 2009

Although the recent abduction of a Belgian doctor and a Dutch medical coordinator ended positively, such attacks pose dangers to MSF’s health care activities in a country where millions of people depend on humanitarian aid.

May 12, 2009

A total of 1,900 people have died in Nigeria, Chad, and Niger in a recent meningitis epidemic and MSF has launched its largest ever vaccination campaign against the disease.

May 12, 2009

MSF has treated nearly 8,000 Laotian Hmong refugees in northern Thailand over the last four years. Now MSF’s work in the Huai Nam Khao camp is threatened.

May 12, 2009

Following MSF's expulsion earlier this year the organization affirms that it would be ready to provide emergency aid if the situation changes and conditions allow its work with complete neutrality, impartiality, and independence. 

May 12, 2009

Conflict has been underway since 2004 in northern Yemen between a rebel group and government forces. War breaks out every year, but tensions persist even when there is no open fighting.

July 11, 2008

This short film provides an overview of MSF programs and the situation in Somalia from 2007 to mid-2008. Hundreds of thousands of people have fled the capital, Mogadishu, as a result of increasing violence. And attacks against aid organizations has limited the amount of relief deployed.

July 11, 2008

This short film focuses on the deteriorating situation, including outbreaks of malnutrition, in South Sudan's northern Bahr el Ghazal region.

July 11, 2008

This short film gives an overview of MSF programs and the situation in North Kivu, the Democratic Republic of Congo. Continued fighting and violence has lead to repeated population displacement. MSF carries out vaccination campaigns, works in the referral hospital in the ER, surgery and pediatric wards, and offers medical care for rape victims.

March 25, 2008

MSF has been assisting victims of the conflict in Sudan's Darfur region since late 2003. In this slideshow, an MSF team works in Kutrum, nestled inside the rebel-held Jebel Marra mountains. While another team is working in the displaced-persons camps in Zalengei, West Darfur state. An emergency team is also responding to the water and sanitation needs of a nomadic community affected by fighting in South Darfur state.

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