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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December 12, 2011

CAR is in the grips of a chronic medical emergency, according to the MSF report "Central African Republic: State of Silent Crisis".

December 11, 2011

In 2009, MSF teams witnessed the most severe escalation of violence in Southern Sudan since the signing of the peace agreement nearly five years ago.

December 11, 2011

MSF treated 14 patients after a bomb blast in Kunduz city on December 10.

December 08, 2011

Robert Mungai Maina, MSF clinical officer, discusses the situation in Doro refugee camp.

December 08, 2011

This testimony from a 33-year-old refugee in the Doro camp in South Sudan describes the hardships he and his family have faced since arriving in the overcrowded camp.

December 08, 2011

MSF continues to supply aid as the registered number of refugees gathering in the tiny village of Doro in South Sudan increases daily.

December 08, 2011

MSF responds to Gilead Sciences's announcement that it will be donating drugs for the treatment of 50,000 patients suffering from visceral leishmaniasis.

December 07, 2011

As the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees turns 60, millions of refugees – confined in camps, or scraping an existence in rural areas and cities – are facing a critical humanitarian situation. Refugees’ health and lives are being put in danger as a result of restrictive government policies and serious shortfalls in assistance. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is extremely concerned by the global trend to restrict the movements of refugees and asylum seekers and to deprive them of the protection they need and are entitled to.

December 07, 2011

2011 marks the sixtieth anniversary of the Convention relating to the Status of Refugees, yet the world's 15.1 million refugees have little reason to celebrate. Christopher Stokes, general director of MSF Belgium, discusses the past, present, and future of the Convention.

December 07, 2011

MSF study shows cryptococcal meningitis as leading cause of death, but access to best treatment is a major challenge

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