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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June 29, 2010

Geneva, June 29, 2010 – The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today announced the election of its new international president, Dr. Unni Karunakara.

June 28, 2010

Miguel Ángel Luque Fernández, Pascale Delchevalerie, Michel van Herp
Pediatrics 2010;126(1):e195-201.
Pediatrics

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June 28, 2010

Some 1.4 million children are at risk of malnutrition in Niger right now. MSF is working to save as many sick children as possible.

June 25, 2010

Through the voices of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Liberian staff - 20 years of providing emergency aid. After two decades, MSF turns over management of hospitals and reduces its presence in Liberia. Staff revisit intensely personal memories of the brutal civil war and carry us with them on their nation's journey from horror to hope.

June 25, 2010

After 20 years of emergency aid, Médecins Sans Frontières reduces activities in Liberia, handing its hospital services over to the Liberian Ministry of Health and Social Welfare - a sign of the health systems progress just seven years after the end of 14 years of brutal civil war. As Liberia reconstructs and develops, many challenges lie ahead. Here the children of Liberia express worries for healthcare and share hopes for the future.

June 24, 2010

After 20 years, MSF handed over the two hospitals it has been running in Liberia to the country's Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.

June 24, 2010

The HIV-TB dual epidemic in Swaziland: one in four adults in the country has HIV, the highest prevalence in the world; and with compromised immune systems, people living with HIV are much more susceptible to other deadly diseases, including TB and its drug-resistant forms. MSF is using innovative ways to treat this deadly dual epidemic in a challenging environment.  

June 22, 2010

MSF worked with local staff at Boost hospital in Helmand province to treat the wounded after four explosions occurred in the city of Lashkargah on June 20.

June 22, 2010

MSF now has six teams on the ground providing medical care to people wounded or displaced by the recent violence in Kyrgyzstan

June 22, 2010

Toronto/Geneva, June 22, 2010: World leaders meeting at the G8 and G20 summits will not succeed in improving mother and child health in the developing world unless they fundamentally change how they address malnutrition and establish new sustainable funding sources to combat this treatable and preventable condition, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

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