Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) frequently publishes updates, press releases, and other forms of communication about its work in more than 60 countries around the world. See the list below for the most recent updates or search by location, topic, or year.


December 03, 2013

Working in a highly volatile security context, MSF has vaccinated some 26,000 children against measles and distributed basic supplies to thousands of people displaced by conflict.

November 26, 2013

The fight against HIV/AIDS has been hailed as one of the most successful public health projects in human history, but Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) medical teams that support HIV treatment for more than 280,000 people in 21 countries, see the revolution as unfulfilled for millions of people excluded from treatment. The See What We See films reveal what MSF medical staff witness and also highlight proven strategies for community-based care that puts more people on treatment earlier and helps them adhere to treatment in the long-term. Go to to learn more.

November 25, 2013

In several countries where MSF works—such DRC, Guinea, Central African Republic, Nigeria, South Sudan and Myanmar—timely treatment remains out of reach for the majority of people who need it.

October 24, 2013

With clashes intensifying in South Irumu, in Democratic Republic of Congo’s Orientale Province, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) calls on the parties to the conflict to respect the civilian populations and the integrity of medical facilities.

October 01, 2013

Several dozen civilians were attacked amid recent clashes between armed groups in the Masisi territory of the Democratic Republic of Congo's North Kivu province.

September 23, 2013

Nurse Tessy Fautsch discusses a new MSF project that aims to treat confirmed cases of measles and develop new vaccination approaches.

September 13, 2013

MSF is working in Geti, DRC, bringing medical and mental health care to people who fled fighting between the army and militias.

September 11, 2013

Tens of thousands of people displaced by fighting between the Congolese armed forces and the FRPI militia group are living in precarious conditions in northeastern DRC.

August 27, 2013

MSF has started a rabies intervention in the east of DRC after an alarming number of people were bitten by rabid dogs.

August 26, 2013

MSF is providing care and water and sanitation services in western Uganda, where tens of thousands of refugees fleeing insecurity in DRC arrived in mid-July.