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.

This video offers an overview of the activities, philosophy and structure of the international humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).

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In this edition, you'll hear reports on the floods in Somalia, the blurring of lines between military and humanitarian activities in the Horn of Africa, and an MSF study of measles epidemics that may change the way health agencies respond to future outbreaks. Also a report on the intensifying conflict along Chad's eastern border with Sudan.

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Geneva, 19 May 2006 — As health ministers meet in Geneva at the World Health Assembly (WHA) next week, the medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is calling on governments to overhaul the way medical research and development (R&D) is prioritized and financed, and support a resolution proposed by Kenya and Brazil for a "global framework on essential health R&D." Despite gathering increasing support from many governments, this resolution has faced consistent obstruction on the part of the World Health Organization (WHO) Secretariat.

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