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.



May 29, 2009

MSF halts medical activities at a camp for Hmong refugees in northern Thailand after four years as the sole humanitarian organization providing assistance. Also, hear a report from the country of Papua New Guinea in the South Pacific, where MSF is helping victims of widespread domestic violence.

May 27, 2009

CNN's Vital Signs visits with an MSF team in Bolivia on the trail of this neglected killer disease.

May 27, 2009

In five areas of North and West Darfur, a total of 23 international staff and 567 national staff are running MSF projects.

May 26, 2009

MSF teams have been providing medical services day and night at different locations in Vavuniya district, including the hospital in Vavuniya city and at the checkpoint in Omanthai, close to the former frontline.

May 26, 2009

Dr. James Maskalyk, author of "Six Months in Sudan", recounts his work with MSF in Sudan, treating malnourished patients and fended off a measles epidemic with limited resources.

May 26, 2009

Rony Zachariah, Katie Harries, Massaquoi Moses, Marcel  Manzi, Arnould  Line, Beatrice Mwagomba, Anthony D. Harries
Tropical Medicine & International Health 2009;14:713-721. (doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3156.2009.02291.x)

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May 25, 2009

Interview with MSF nurse Donna Canali about a recent spike in violence in war-ravaged Somalia that is causing a refugee crisis.

May 22, 2009

MSF has been forced to make the decision to temporarily evacuate its team, as the insecurity in and around the town has reached dangerous levels. MSF is the only healthcare provider in Pibor town.

May 21, 2009

The volatile situation in Pakistan’s North West Frontier Province (NWFP) continues to force more and more civilians to flee their homes. A total of 27 camps in six different districts have been set up to give temporary shelter, but many people remain trapped in the conflict areas, due to insecurity and strict curfews, prevented from gaining access to food, water and emergency medical care.

May 20, 2009

Interview with Jane Boggini, MSF nurse and field coordinator, just returned from Zimbabwe where she worked during a major cholera outbreak.