Read about first-hand accounts from Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) aid workers and patients.



October 25, 2010

An MSF midwife describes the nature and the challenges of a normal day's work in Pakistan's Balochistan province.

September 16, 2010

The food crisis in the Sahel region of Africa has caused widespread malnutrition, particularly among children.

September 13, 2010

"Already, we’ve had reports of something like 25 to 30 villages that have been completely swamped by this water."

September 08, 2010

MSF is sharing the stories of men and women who left their home countries in search of safety, peace, and decent living conditions.

August 27, 2010

MSF's two facilities in Imey in the Somali region of Ehtiopia provides crucial health care services to people who would otherwise go without.

August 24, 2010

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

August 23, 2010

These patients must adjust to a whole new reality of living with paralysis in a post-conflict setting and they are trying to come to terms with the permanent loss of movement and sensation that is a daily reminder of the war.

August 11, 2010

“The people were so happy to see us. Many of them had been stranded here for over a week with little food or shelter."

August 09, 2010

"I developed eclampsia the day before I delivered and I realize that's serious," said Crisla Florestal, 19, who was readmitted a day after giving birth at the MSF hospital Isaïe Jeanty, in Port-au-Prince.

August 09, 2010

“We’d heard that there were a group of people around Khabula who were stuck and isolated. . . It took us more than two days to find them, driving around in 4x4 trucks, because the flooding has made it so difficult to get around."