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Read about first-hand accounts from MSF aid workers and patients.
Dr. Marcus Bergman, part of MSF's team in Pinga, in DRC's North Kivu province, relates a harrowing episode that occurred shortly before worsening insecurity forced MSF to suspend its programs in the area.
Nearly 50,000 Congolese fled into Uganda following attacks in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo.
After her husband was killed by the violence plaguing eastern DRC, Victorine is living among other people displaced by the strife, facing a difficult future for herself and her four children.
Olivier was bitten by tsetse flies carrying the sleeping sickness parasite while working deeping in the rainforest in DRC. He received treatment from the MSF team in Bili.
MSF Dr. Susanna Ericsson describes the experience of a patient in Shamwana, where ongoing fighting between government forces and militias has forced thousands of people to flee into the bush.
Violence is plaguing not just the Goma region of DRC's North Kivu province, but Masisi as well, limiting people's access to medical care.
MSF Head of Mission Thierry Goffeau describes the situation in North Kivu, where recent violence has displaced thousands of people.
An MSF project coordinator reflects on her recent mission in Masisi, in DRC's North Kivu Province, where MSF had to suspend activites late last year after a violent attack on its compound.
Read accounts from patients and MSF staff in DRC, where MSF is working to treat malaria.
MSF nurse Alice Echumbe describes her experiences as supervisor at MSF's Jamaa Letu family health center.
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