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February 07, 2018

Recent data from Zambia’s 2016 cholera epidemic found that giving people just one of the currently-recommended two doses of the oral cholera vaccine was nearly 90 percent effective for adequate short-term protection during this outbreak.

April 08, 2016

New York/Lusaka, Zambia—The largest cholera vaccination campaign ever began today in Zambia’s capital, Lusaka. International medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is working in close collaboration with the Zambian Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization to vaccinate more than half a million people in the next two weeks to curb the outbreak that began in February in the city’s overcrowded township areas.

June 14, 2012

MSF has strengthened its treatment capacity in Taï and Duékoué hospitals in preparation for a possible influx of wounded patients. 

April 04, 2011

MSF calls on the warring forces in Ivory Coast to ensure that people can reach medical facilities and to allow MSF medical teams to travel freely so they can provide care where it is needed.

March 31, 2011

Paris/Brussels, March 31, 2011—New outbreaks of fighting in Ivory Coast are severely restricting already-limited civilian access to medical care, the international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

March 23, 2011

Ivory Coast is experiencing a new spiral of violence that is endangering populations’ access to medical care.

March 16, 2011

Increasingly intense armed confrontations and political gridlock in Ivory Coast have had serious consequences on its population, MSF said today.

March 03, 2011

MSF expresses concern over the deteriorating situation in the Ivory Coast and the border region with Liberia, and seeks to assist refugees and internally displaced people fleeing escalating violence.

November 05, 2004

Abidjan, November 5, 2004 - The international humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is extremely concerned about the impact on civilians of the government offensive launched yesterday (Nov 4) on the city of Bouake in the New Forces-controlled zone of the Ivory Coast.

July 08, 2003