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.

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March 31, 2011

MSF is responding to the intensifying post-election violence. Insecurity due to the fighting and international sanctions on Ivory Coast have driven hundreds of thousands of people from their homes and severely hindered access to essential services—including health care.

March 31, 2011

Carole Coeur, an MSF field coordinator in western Ivory Coast, describes what MSF staff in the area have been seeing at a time of increasing violence and insecurity.

March 31, 2011

MSF surgeon Cristiana Bertocchi recounts her time performing surgeries in the only functioning hospital in northern Abidjan during a period of intense fighting.

March 31, 2011

Paris/Brussels, March 31, 2011—New outbreaks of fighting in Ivory Coast are severely restricting already-limited civilian access to medical care, the international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

March 30, 2011

In the country's western Gambella Province, MSF teams are working in cooperation with health authorities to provide access to medical care to an extremely remote and mobile population.

March 30, 2011

On March 2, 2011 MSF joined 3,000 people living with HIV to protest in the streets of New Delhi, India against provisions in the European Union - India Free Trade Agreement that could threaten the supply of affordable medicines across the developing world.

March 29, 2011

MSF Field Coordinator, Carole Coeur, in western Ivory Coast, did an interview on CNN International on Sunday, March 27, 2011.  She discussed the situation in the western part of the country where intense fighting is taking place and health staff is fleeing.

March 28, 2011

After two attacks on MSF's compound in Mogadishu's Medina neighborhood, MSF was forced to suspend its medical operations in the area indefinitely. 

March 28, 2011

International health agencies must increase and speed up their response to a measles epidemic rapidly spreading through the Democratic Republic of Congo.

March 26, 2011

MSF staff are in Benghazi and Tobruk. They are planning to resume assessments of medical needs and, where required, provide support.

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