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.



March 03, 2011

MSF expresses concern over the deteriorating situation in the Ivory Coast and the border region with Liberia, and seeks to assist refugees and internally displaced people fleeing escalating violence.

March 02, 2011

"We seek increased access to affordable lifesaving medicines, vaccines and diagnostic tools in developing countries and to stimulate the development of urgently needed better tools for our field teams and people in countries where MSF works."

March 01, 2011

Like other areas in the west, Misurata has so far been inaccessible to aid workers because of insecurity.

February 28, 2011

Obstetric fistulas are one of the most serious consequences of obstructed labor. An estimated 2 million women in developing countries are living with fistulas, many on the margins of society.

February 28, 2011

MSF is supporting medical facilities in and around Benghazi and reinforcing its medical teams to assist victims of violence inside Libya

February 28, 2011

As fierce fighting continues in and around Mogadishu, MSF medical teams are treating dozens of severely wounded people at the main hospital in Daynile.

February 28, 2011

As post-election violence continues to escalate in Ivory Coast, MSF is reinforcing its medical assistance in several locations.

February 28, 2011

A longtime MSF staff member and native of southern Sudan gives his impressions of the region after its people voted overwhelmingly for independence.

February 28, 2011

In addition to integrating diagnosis and treatment pf Chagas disease in health centers, MSF visits remote communities and schools assisting the populations unable to reach the clinics.

February 26, 2011

Three medical facilities that MSF visited on Friday evening are facing shortages of medical materials and drugs; MSF will provide the supplies and continue making assessments.