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 09, 2010

Patients jammed rudimentary clinics and health workers in surgical masks sprayed anti-bacterial solution on muddy paths as the government struggled to contain a cholera epidemic that has killed nearly 800 Nigerians in two months.

September 09, 2010

Frank Smithuis, Moe Kyaw Kyaw, Ohn Phe, Thein Win, Pyay Phyo Aung, Aung Pyay Phyo Oo, Arkar Linn Naing, Mya Yee Nyo, Naing Zaw Htun Myint, Mallika Imwong, Elizabeth Ashley, Sue J Lee, Nicholas J White
Lancet Infectious Diseases 2010;10(10):673-81. (doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(10)70187-0)

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September 09, 2010

Following deadly violence that took place in the Tabarat market in Tawila, North Darfur State, MSF provided urgent care to 46 wounded male patients, including one child.

September 09, 2010

"Dengue needs to be fought on a daily basis—we must never lower our guard."

September 08, 2010

The neglected and deadly disease kala azar - also called visceral leishmaniasis - is currently being reported in 45 districts of Bangladesh. MSF is working in Mymensingh district, which has the majority of the country's cases.

September 08, 2010

For people suffering from psychological trauma as a result of violence, detention, poor living conditions, failed attempts to leave Malta and general uncertainty about the future, being able to access mental health support is crucial.

September 08, 2010

Morocco is a place of transit and forced stay for migrants from sub-Saharan Africa.

September 08, 2010

MSF is sharing the stories of men and women who left their home countries in search of safety, peace, and decent living conditions.

September 06, 2010

MSF and its local partners have treated 77,000 severely malnourished children in Niger this year and are distributing food supplements to 143,000 young children. To address a recurrent nutritional crisis, prevention is crucial.

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