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.



June 06, 2012

Giving birth in Somalia is incredibly dangerous, but it's made slightly less so by the huge efforts of MSF’s Somali staff. 

June 05, 2012

Without health resources, people living in North and South Kivu are struggling to survive omnipresent violence and fear. 

June 04, 2012

Tens of thousands of refugees who have fled fighting in Sudan to seek safety in neighboring South Sudan are in desperate need of humanitarian assistance.

June 03, 2012

More than 170,000 people in the Boffa region of Guinea recently became the first in Africa to receive a new two-dose oral vaccine for cholera.

May 30, 2012

MSF is running a program in the West Bank to provide psychological and social support as well as medical care to the victims of the conflict. 

May 29, 2012

Because of ongoing security concerns, MSF has postponed resuming work in its maternity hospital in Khost province.  

May 28, 2012

Emma Augustine Zoba, an MSF medical team leader in Chad, discusses the growing malnutrition crisis in the country and MSF's widening response efforts.

May 25, 2012

The Obama administration has alarmed global health experts by opposing a new international fund that would fight disease in the developing world.

May 24, 2012

Michele Trainiti worked in and around Ethiopia's Hiloweyn camp for nearly eight months, first as project coordinator and later as emergency coordinator. In this piece he describes his experience.

May 24, 2012

In May 2012, after successfully coping with a humanitarian crisis, MSF handed over its project in Hiloweyn refugee camp to an Ethiopian refugee agency.