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 17, 2011

Three stories of Somali refugees looking for food and safety across the border in Kenya.

Photos by Lynsey Addario

November 17, 2011

Dr. Calorine Mekiedje, MSF medical advisor at the Dawei clinic in the south of Myanmar, talks about treating HIV/AIDS in a country where much about the disease remains unknown and is not discussed.

November 17, 2011

MSF USA's Matthew Spitzer shares his serious concerns regarding Congress' proposals for extensive cuts to the federal budget for global health programs. Such cuts would obstruct various organizations' efforts to reduce the death toll of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and other diseases.  

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November 16, 2011

An MSF outreach counselor in southern Myanmar travels village to village as part of the effort to treat HIV/AIDS and HIV-TB co-infection in the country.

November 16, 2011

Health facilities in the Gaza Strip are facing a serious shortage of drugs and medical supplies.

November 16, 2011

Decades of conflict and a lack of government investment have made it difficult for people in DRC to access even the most basic health care. 

November 14, 2011

Somalia citizens are escaping civil war and famine by fleeing to Ethiopia, resulting in a huge refugee crisis. Dr. Benjamin Levy of Doctors Without Borders is among those interviewed on the field.  

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November 11, 2011

Measles have hit the displaced population in and around Mogadishu especially hard. MSF teams are working to try to contain the disease despite significant challenges.

November 11, 2011

A measles epidemic is spreading. The lack of infrastructure and services is worsening the population’s vulnerability. And civilians have endured new military offensives.

November 09, 2011

Bihar State, in northeastern India, is a major epicenter of the parasitic disease visceral leishmaniasis—also known as kala azar. Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) works in Bihar’s Vaishali district to treat this complicated and deadly disease.

Photos by Anna Surinyach/MSF

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