MSF frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in roughly 70 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.

May 13, 2014

A survey in 2012 showed that one person in every four was HIV-positive in Ndhiwa. The epidemic continues to spread as every year sees two in 100 people becoming infected with the AIDS virus.

April 25, 2014

 

by Estrella Lasry, tropical medicine advisor for MSF

This article originally appeared on the Community Blog of the British Medical Journal.

December 12, 2012

Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), VII Photo, and UNION HZ present FATAL NEGLECT, a six-part documentary film project, that tells the stories of millions of patients left behind by the global health revolution. In Fatal Neglect: The Global Health Revolution’s Forgotten Patients, VII photographers Seamus Murphy, Venetia Dearden, Ron Haviv, and John Stanmeyer document the impact of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, the three deadliest neglected tropical diseases—(visceral leishmaniasis (kala azar), Human African Trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness), and Chagas—and vaccine-preventable diseases. The award-winning photojournalists traveled to Mali, Paraguay, South Sudan, and Tajikistan to capture the stories of frontline health workers trying to fight diseases that affect millions of people and kill hundreds of thousands each year yet garner little attention from drug developers, policy makers, or the mass media.

November 08, 2012

Research presented by Epicentre, MSF's epidemiological research arm, and other African researchers adds to evidence that the two existing rotavirus vaccines may not be best adapted for use in Africa.

June 28, 2012

In South Sudan, MSF epidemiologist Ruby Siddiqui describes working fast to try to get medical care to the sickest of the new refugees.

May 08, 2012

MSF is a central player in treating lead poisoning in Zamfara state, and is responding to the acute phase of this emergency.

May 04, 2012

In 1988, MSF created Epicentre, an epidemiological research center based in Paris and tasked with establishing surveillance, monitoring, and evaluation systems in refugee crises and epidemic outbreaks.  

February 15, 2012

In DRC, many children die from preventable diseases caused by malnutrition. Dr. Chris Bird blogs from the hospital in Kimbi Lulenge health zone.

January 28, 2010

Brigg Reilley, an MSF epidemiologist in Haiti, discusses MSF’s current priorities as well as the priorities in the weeks and months to come.

June 10, 2003

In April of 2003, epidemiologist Brigg Reilley, a program officer for MSF, returned from an assessment of MSF's HIV/AIDS prevention programs in Humera.