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 23, 2010

In Kyrgyzstan, MSF treats both medical and psychological needs after June's violent confrontations.

July 23, 2010

Throughout Africa's Sahel region, MSF works to treat and prevent malnutrition during a particularly extreme food and nutrition crisis.

July 23, 2010

Six months after the earthquake in Haiti, MSF is looking to the future while continuing to attend to current needs.

July 22, 2010

As the 18th International AIDS Conference (IAC) winds down here in Vienna, the word in the hallways is that the science is in: earlier initiation of treatment and improved antiretroviral (ARV) drug regimens are better for individual patients and communities, and may even ultimately reduce transmission of HIV.

July 22, 2010

In Zémio, a rural town in the southeast of the Central African Republic (CAR), MSF provides medical support to both the host population and those fleeing attacks by the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA).

July 22, 2010

Moses Chol, an MSF emergency coordinator in Southern Sudan, speaks about the country's high incidence of malnutrition and MSF's efforts to provide more nutritional aid to those in need.

July 21, 2010

Innovation and Access for Neglected Diseases: The Experience of Médecins Sans Frontières

U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Hearing

Oral Statement of
Suerie Moon
Board of Directors
Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières - USA
July 21, 2010, 10am
430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Thank you, Chairperson Harkin, Ranking Member Enzi, and the Committee.

July 21, 2010

Only 10 percent of the 27,000 people working for MSF around the world are international field workers – or those who have come from other places to the countries where we work. The overwhelming majority of MSF field staff are national staff working in their home countries. This week we meet a Ugandan doctor who began his career with MSF after seeing the organization's work in his country.

July 20, 2010

On June 10, violent clashes between Kyrgyz and Uzbeks erupted in southern Kyrgyzstan, lasting five days, leading to major population displacement both in and outside the country. Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) began its emergency response on June 15.

July 19, 2010

The American Medical Association examines the current financing situation for HIV/AIDS programs in the midst of a persistent global economic crisis.

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