Read about first-hand accounts from MSF aid workers and patients.

These first-hand accounts describe the situation for tens of thousands of refugees who fled fighting in Sudan and now face a full-blown humanitarian crisis as they seek refuge in already-overcrowded camps in South Sudan.  

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Robert Mungai Maina, MSF clinical officer, discusses the situation in Doro refugee camp.

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Duncan McLean, MSF program manager for Somalia, talks about the difficulties of working in Somalia today.

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A cholera epidemic has caused more than 250 deaths in western DRC as it spreads through villages and towns along the Congo River.

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An MSF nurse describes training health workers to deal with the ongoing cholera outbreak in Haiti.

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A nurse recently back from an MSF cholera treatment center in Port-de-Paix recounts what she saw, what was accomplished, and what remains to be done in the effort to battle the cholera outbreak in Haiti.

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The Head of Mission for MSF in Haiti gives a first-person account of the situation on the ground for MSF teams responding to the spread of the outbreak in Port-au-Prince.

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James Kambaki, MSF project coordinator in Balochistan province, reports on the situation and on MSF's activities.

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During the response to Zimbabwe’s cholera epidemic earlier this year, medical teams from Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) started to work in prisons across the country to treat cholera patients and prevent the spread of the deadly disease. As the four-month intervention is concluding, MSF’s project coordinator in Zimbabwe, Pip Millard, gives insight into the challenge of curbing an outbreak in penitentiaries.

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In Murwira Clinic, southeastern Zimbabwe, Dennis Taronga is receiving antiretroviral (ARV) therapy with the help of MSF. Taronga, a husband and father of three who used to work as a builder, contracted cholera in January 2009 in the historic cholera outbreak that infected nearly 100,000 people and left thousands dead. This is his story.

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