Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in more than 60 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.

Country/Region

November 28, 2011

Cholera has now spread to all districts of Cameroon’s largest city, Douala, home to 2.1 million people. 

November 24, 2011

MSF continues to provide medical care and mental health assistance to migrants, internally displaced persons, and prisoners in the Libyan cities of Tripoli and Misrata.

November 24, 2011

An MSF team has been supporting Egyptian hospitals and health care profesionals working to tend to people wounded in violent clases in Cairo and other cities.

November 20, 2011

MSF has suspended a portion of its operations in the Masisi area and is concerned about the fate of its patients.

November 16, 2011

An MSF outreach counselor in southern Myanmar travels village to village as part of the effort to treat HIV/AIDS and HIV-TB co-infection in the country.

November 16, 2011

Health facilities in the Gaza Strip are facing a serious shortage of drugs and medical supplies.

November 16, 2011

Decades of conflict and a lack of government investment have made it difficult for people in DRC to access even the most basic health care. 

November 11, 2011

A measles epidemic is spreading. The lack of infrastructure and services is worsening the population’s vulnerability. And civilians have endured new military offensives.

November 09, 2011

In the wake of the October 23 earthquake in southeastern Turkey, MSF has been working with local organizations to distribute winterized tents and cooking kits in the most affected cities.

November 09, 2011

Kala azar, a disease transmitted by certain types of sand flies, is endemic in much of Bihar. It causes enlargement of the spleen and, if left untreated, is fatal for virtually all patients.

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