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  1. CAR: Bringing Vaccinations and Other Services to Children in Remote, Troubled Areas

    MSF teams in the Gadzi area of CAR have been vaccinated children for measles and polio while also ... in the region of Gadzi, vaccinated some 9,000 children against measles and polio in an area where the population ... to the vaccination campaign, MSF teams working in seven health centers in the area have carried out more than 5,000 ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Feb 5 2014 - 9:40am

  2. MSF Vaccinates, Provides Supplies to Thousands Displaced by Violence in Northeastern DRC

    (MSF)  vaccinated 26,125 children against measles in South Irumu in November. Fighting between government ... of this intervention was to prevent the spread of the measles epidemic in the region because vaccination coverage ... Medical staff and logistics teams performed the vaccinations at four sites where displaced persons have ...

    Editorial Intern - Feb 5 2014 - 5:14pm

  3. Vaccinating to Prevent a Measles Epidemic in DRC Camps

    Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is vaccinating children in displaced ... / Region:  Democratic Republic of the Congo Issues:  Refugee Internally Displaced Person Measles Vaccination ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Jun 24 2014 - 1:39pm

  4. Somalia: Vaccination Campaign Suspended Due to Fighting In Daynile

    Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) was forced to suspend its measles vaccination campaign in the area. ... havoc in Somalia, and MSF has vaccinated more than 60,000 people for measles over the past two months. ... head of MSF programs in Somalia. “Only vaccination can stop the spread of the epidemic.” During ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Oct 20 2011 - 11:47pm

  5. Global Vaccination Community Neglecting Refugee Children

    MSF Begins First Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine in South Sudan As MSF begins vaccinating children ... warned today that the global vaccination community is neglecting to provide new vaccines ... (MSF) begins vaccinating children against pneumonia in a refugee camp in South Sudan, the international ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Aug 8 2013 - 6:40am

  6. Lifesaving Vaccinations for Refugees Delayed Due to Price Negotiations

    and begun a vaccination campaign for children. The campaign was pushed back to start now, during ... the logistically difficult rainy season, because MSF had to engage in lengthy negotiations to get the vaccine ... at an affordable price. Language English Country / Region:  South Sudan Issues:  Vaccination Campaign Refugee ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Aug 22 2013 - 7:28am

  7. Ebola: On Experimental Treatments and Vaccines

    Director currently working on the West Africa Ebola outbreak. Here he explains why developing vaccines ... is MSF currently doing on experimental treatments and vaccines? As one of the main providers of Ebola ... with this massive outbreak, we’re taking exceptional measures. As regards potential vaccines, MSF isn’t involved ...

    Phil Zabriskie - Oct 17 2014 - 3:57pm

  8. An Urgent Need to Vaccinate in Emergencies

    Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) wants to make pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), which can prevent deadly ... Sudan Issues:  Refugee Medicine Vaccine Quote:  Contact:  Source:  09.15.2014 Other:  Summary image:  ...

    Editorial Intern - Sep 15 2014 - 10:47am

  9. Haiti: Cholera Vaccines One Possible Option For Preventing More Outbreaks

    questions about the possibility of using cholera vaccines to address these needs. What are the vaccination ... options available today against cholera? Vaccines against cholera have existed for decades, first ... made it inappropriate for mass vaccinations, and they are almost never used.  More recently, oral ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Oct 19 2011 - 11:20pm

  10. Alleged Fake CIA Vaccination Campaign Undermines Medical Care

    misuse of a vaccination campaign in Pakistan for counter-terrorism purposes constitutes a dangerous abuse ... of a vaccination campaign in Pakistan for counter-terrorism purposes constitutes a dangerous abuse of medical care, ... vaccination campaign constitutes a grave manipulation of the medical act,” said Dr. Karunakara. “The risk ...

    MSF-USA Adminis... - Jul 14 2011 - 5:19am