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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November 15, 2010

Francois Chappuis, Emilie Alirol, Dagemlidet T. Worku, Yolanda Mueller, Koert Ritmeijer
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2011;55(1):455-6.
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

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November 15, 2010

Malaria is particularly dangerous for malnourished children, and the cases of malaria are flaring right now during Niger's rainy season; MSF has treated nearly 130,000 children already.

November 13, 2010


Miguel Ángel Luque Fernández, Peter R. Mason, Henry Gray, Ariane Bauernfeind, Jean François Fesselet, Peter Maes
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2011;105(1):38-45.
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
 

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November 13, 2010

Tom Decroo, Barbara Telfer, Marc Biot, Jacob Maikere, Sergio Dezembro, Luisa Isabel Cumba, Carla das Dores, Kathryn Chu, Nathan Ford
JAIDS 2011;56:e39-44.
Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes

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November 12, 2010

MSF is scaling up capacity to receive people in the Haitian capital presenting with cholera-like symptoms, aiming to have 1,000 beds available in the city in the coming days.

November 11, 2010

“Hundreds of families have been living in makeshift shelters in a no man’s land over the past four months, waiting to be relocated to a proper camp,” said MSF’s head of mission in Kenya.

November 11, 2010

The Head of Mission for MSF in Haiti gives a first-person account of the situation on the ground for MSF teams responding to the spread of the outbreak in Port-au-Prince.

November 10, 2010

Nearly 5,000 cases of cholera have been registered in Chad since an outbreak hit the country in August.

November 10, 2010

More than two weeks after Cyclone Giri struck Myanmar, the emergency response is insufficient to meet people's needs.

November 10, 2010

How can aid workers fulfill their humanitarian mission when they themselves are perceived as legitimate targets?

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