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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July 30, 2010

MSF is assessing the needs of hundreds of thousands of people affected by heavy rainfall in north-western Pakistan.

July 30, 2010

After three separate security incidents forced the suspension of MSF's activites in Gumuruk, in Jonglei State, MSF calls on all parties to respect the neutraility of its medical activities and facilities.

July 30, 2010

Anja Wolz, MSF field coordinator in Osh, southern Kyrgyzstan, describes the current situation on the ground and how MSF is responding to people's needs.

July 29, 2010

MSF has been providing care to more than 30,000 Somali Refugees in Ethiopia's Liben zone since February 2009.

July 29, 2010

"Unfortunately, we are witnessing recurrent crises that vary only by intensity from year to year."

July 29, 2010

Recently published articles present misleading information about the cooperation between an MSF team and Israeli burn specialists in the Democratic Republic of Congo

July 28, 2010

Five weeks after violent clashes erupted in the south of Kyrgyzstan and despite an apparent return to a more peaceful situation, MSF doctors, psychologists, and nurses continue to deal with cases of violence on a daily basis. More concerning still, the capacity of victims to receive adequate health care differs according to the community they belong to.

July 27, 2010

New York, July 27, 2010—Victims of the on-going conflict in Colombia not only suffer from the direct consequences of violence caused by the conflict but also from social and institutional stigma and neglect, according to a report released today by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).

July 25, 2010

Sheila Isanaka, Thomas Roederer, Ali Djibo, Francisco J. Luquero, Nohelly Nombela, Philippe J. Guerin, Rebecca F. Grais
Pediatrics 2010;126(2):e442-50.
Pediatrics

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July 25, 2010

In June violent clashes between Uzbek and Kyrgyz communities in southern Kyrgyzstan left hundreds dead and thousands wounded. Though the violence is now reduced, the fears are not. MSF has implemented a three-point strategy for treating victims of the violence and preparing for another potential surge.  

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