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DRC: The successes and enduring challenges of providing HIV/AIDS care

On World AIDS Day, we’re looking back at 20 years of progress and the problems that remain

Read the latest update

We provide independent, impartial medical humanitarian assistance to the people who need it most.

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) cares for people affected by conflict, disease outbreaks, natural and human-made disasters, and exclusion from health care in more than 70 countries.

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  • location

    72+

    Countries and territories are home to our medical humanitarian projects

    medics

    12,592,800

    Medical consultations were conducted by our humanitarian teams

    hospital

    1,044,000

    Patients admitted to MSF hospitals or clinics around the world

  • heart

    85%

    Programs that bring emergency medical care directly to the people who need it

    funds

    14%

    Fundraising that supports our medical humanitarian work

    scope

    1%

    Management and general expenses to cover administration

*Figures from latest International Activity Report

Réponse MSF à l'Urgence Choléra 2022

Haiti: MSF calls for urgent scale-up of cholera outbreak response

News Nov 16, 2022

story Nov 29, 2022

Four MSF staff who put aid first in 2022

Akeela outreach counsellor

News Nov 29, 2022

MSF: ViiV must make groundbreaking HIV prevention injection affordable and available

MSF restarts HIV-related activities in Beira after the Cyclone Idai

story Nov 22, 2022

Mozambique: MSF condemns the killing of patients in Beira

The corridor. Night clinic in Beira

story Nov 22, 2022

Somalia: "We haven't had enough time between one disaster and another."

Bay Regional Hospital, Baidoa, Somalia
The principles that drive us
We are independent, impartial, and neutral.
We are guided by universal medical ethics.
We are committed to bearing witness. 
We are transparent and accountable. 
We are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.
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During a vaccination campaign in the Central African Republic, MSF also screens children for malnutrition.

Medical care where it’s needed most.

MSF teams treat a wide range of medical issues, from disease outbreaks to malnutrition to war wounds. And we put our decades of experience to work to produce groundbreaking medical research.

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Ebola response in Mangina

The work we do

When emergencies occur, MSF teams are often among the first to arrive—and the last to leave. Get an in-depth look at our work, including the how and why of where we respond and the challenges we face.

Explore our focus issues

How you can help

We’re an international movement supported by more than 7 million private donors worldwide. Get involved to help us deliver medical humanitarian aid where it’s needed most.

Be a fundraiser

There are many ways for you to support MSF with fundraising, from athletic and community events to online video game streaming.

Attend an event

We host regular in-person and virtual events that are free and open to the public.

Becoming a sustaining donor

As a recurring donor, you play a vital role in ensuring that we are ready to save lives at a moment's notice.