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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January 31, 2012

In this op-ed Dr. Unni Karunakara, international president of MSF, calls for increased commitment to the elimination of neglected diseases.

January 30, 2012

The new book Humanitarian Negotiations Revealed takes readers behind the scenes of MSF's humanitarian action.

January 29, 2012

As the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria marks its tenth anniversary, people living with HIV/AIDS and those delivering treatment took to the streets in response to drastic funding shortfalls.

January 26, 2012

Three months after two earthquakes hit Van province, MSF is helping survivors cope through a mental health program.

January 26, 2012

Because detainees are being tortured and denied urgent medical care, MSF is suspending operations in Misrata's detention centers.

January 25, 2012

The vast majority of people living with the AIDS virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo are deprived of lifesaving treatment.

January 25, 2012

In an interview with Jean-Marc Jacobs, the medical aid group Doctors Without Borders said it continues to treat wounded civilians in South Sudan’s Jonglei State, where ethnic violence stemming from cattle raids has left about one thousand people dead. Many of the wounded are seeking help some three weeks after an attack on the town of Pibor and villages in Pibor County.

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January 24, 2012

These testimonies from Somali refugees in southern Ethiopia describe the violence that drove them from their homes and the challenges they face in the refugee camps they've settled in. 

January 24, 2012

Civilians continue to bear the brunt of extreme inter-communal violence in Jonglei state in South Sudan. 

January 24, 2012

Testimonies given by people who were injured or whose family members were injured, killed, or adbucted during attacks in South Sudan's Jonglei State in December 2011 and January 2012.

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