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 21, 2010

The World Health Organization estimates that one million children each year develop TB, the vast majority of whom live in resource-poor settings.

March 19, 2010

Despite the security situation, an MSF surgical team has started work in the General Hospital of Hawijah in Kirkuk governorate

March 18, 2010

NY Times Lettter-to-the-Editor on MSF concerns that a provision in proposed U.S. health care legislation will allow pharmaceutical companies to extend monopolies on high-priced, cutting-edge medicines.

March 17, 2010

Bukavu, DRC/New York, March 17, 2010 --The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today deplored a serious incident that occurred in the isolated village of Katanga in the Hauts Plateaux region of South Kivu Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

March 15, 2010

MSF has made mental health care a priority and is speeding up distribution of sheeting and blankets for people whose homes were damaged

March 15, 2010

MSF has completed a seven month-long emergency cholera intervention in Papua New Guinea.

March 12, 2010

Geneva/New Delhi, March 12, 2010 – As the final round of closed-door negotiations for a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between India and the European Union (EU) is about to start this month, people living with HIV/AIDS are protesting to ensure Indian negotiators do not give in to pressure to accept terms that will seriously hamper access to medicines for millions of people living in the developing world.

March 12, 2010

MSF increasing assistance in hard-hit areas, working with local authorities to identify needs and train mental health care-givers

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