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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August 17, 2010

"We are doing our best to help people, but above all they are helping each other,” said an MSF assistant project coordinator.

August 16, 2010

In Charsadda, MSF is delivering safe water to areas where people affected by the floods have gathered. Here, MSF water and sanitation engineer Thomas Batardy, explains his team's approach.

August 16, 2010

Battered by conflict in recent years, the Swat Valley is now struggling to counter the impact of devastating floods.

August 16, 2010

As flooding continues to convulse Pakista, MSF and others are working to stave off outbreaks of disease and to provide essential health care to a population sorely in need of it.

August 15, 2010

Kathryn M Chu, Nathan Ford, Miguel Trelles
Arch Surg 2010;145(8):721-5.
Archives of Surgery

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August 12, 2010

Intense floods have hit parts of Chad, a country already enduring a severe malnuturition crisis.

August 12, 2010

MSF has provided humanitarian aid to people living in villages affected by wood fires in Ryazan region, approximately 124 miles from Moscow.

August 11, 2010

“The people were so happy to see us. Many of them had been stranded here for over a week with little food or shelter."

August 11, 2010

Two weeks after floods hit areas of Pakistan, MSF has sent 110 tons of water-and-sanitation equipment, drugs, and medical and logistical material into the country. More supplies will follow according to the needs identified. More than 100 international staff are currently working alongside 1,200 Pakistanis in MSF programs in Pakistan.

August 11, 2010

Navneet Bhullar, Jacob Maikere
Parasites and Vectors 2010;3:70. (doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-3-70)

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