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.



March 11, 2010

Two months after a devastating earthquake, and with the rainy season fast approaching, MSF continues to expand both its medical and non-medical services in Haiti.

March 11, 2010

Two months after the January 12 earthquake, medical needs remain immense in Haiti and living conditions are extremely precarious

March 11, 2010

Kabul/NewYork, March 11, 2010 -- MSF today strongly objected to a recent statement by NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, in which he implied that NGOs should be the “soft power” component to military strategy.

March 11, 2010

Bukavu, DRC / New York, March 11, 2010 - MSF is deeply concerned by the rapidly worsening situation in the isolated area of Hauts Plateaux in the region of Uvira, South Kivu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

March 11, 2010

Port-au-Prince, March 11, 2010 – Two staff members of the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), abducted on March 5 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, were safely released today.

March 09, 2010

London, March 9, 2010 – AIDS leaders gathering in London today face the daunting challenge of implementing new WHO recommendations for earlier treatment with better AIDS drug cocktails at a time when donors are backing away from the promise of “universal access."

March 08, 2010

Tens of thousands of refugee families who fled fighting in the Democratic Republic of Congo are now living on the banks of the Ubangi River, enduring shortages of food, shelter and healthcare.

March 07, 2010

Ten days after an 8.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Chile, the MSF teams that have travelled through the affected areas are focusing their interventions on the most urgent needs: supporting health structures that are caring for large numbers of patients, re-establishing primary health care services, distributing basic necessities, and offering mental health assistance to the affected population.

March 05, 2010

MSF is looking to expand the services and training it is providing at Ahmed Shah Baba Hospital in Eastern Kabul.

March 05, 2010

Fred de Sam Lazaro reports on the humanitarian crisis in the African nation of Sudan, where drought and food shortages are contributing to violence, political instability and death.