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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September 17, 2010

MSF is surveying the impact and distributing relief items to people displaced by floods that overwhelmed a dam on the Rima River.

September 16, 2010

Where resources are scarce, community groups can help maximize HIV/AIDS treatment and support each other.

September 16, 2010

The fight against childhood malnutrition and HIV could be transformed by innovative funding mechanisms currently tabled at UN Millennium Development Goals Summit.

September 16, 2010

The food crisis in the Sahel region of Africa has caused widespread malnutrition, particularly among children.

September 14, 2010

In Mozambique's Tete province, MSF is working with an innovative model for HIV/AIDS treatment that depends on the patients themselves to help facilitate the use of antiretrovial (ARV) drugs.

September 13, 2010

People living with HIV/AIDS are already feeling the impact as international funders back away from promises to fund treatment in developing countries.

September 13, 2010

In Tegucigalpa, MSF has launched an emergency dengue intervention, including treatment of children under 15, community outreach, and fighting the disease with vector control.

September 13, 2010

"Already, we’ve had reports of something like 25 to 30 villages that have been completely swamped by this water."

September 11, 2010

Muzaffargarh, Pakistan — Sughra Ramzan knew something was wrong when strange pains began ripping through her stomach for the second time. The pregnant mother feared her baby was in trouble — but there was nothing she could do… Like Ramzan, tens of thousands of expectant moms were marooned by floods that have swallowed an area of Pakistan larger than Florida. Some 18 million people have been affected, 70 percent of them women and children, in the country's worst natural disaster.  

September 10, 2010

In Niger more than two million children are entering the peak of what authorities say is a particularly devastating hunger season causing a severe risk of malnutrition-related fatalities.  

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