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.



March 06, 2012

Every 90 seconds a woman dies from childbirth or from a pregnancy-related complication; hundreds of thousands of lives can be saved.

March 06, 2012

MSF is assisting university hospital teams treating those injured in an explosion in the city of Brazzaville.

March 06, 2012

Elizabeth Wentzel was 52 when the youngest of her five children went off to college. “It’s my time,” the women’s reproductive health nurse, who is divorced, declared.

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March 06, 2012

MSF is providing medical assistance to refugees who left Sudan and have been living in two towns in South Sudan since the country gained independence last July. 

March 05, 2012

After fighting forced a suspension of operations, MSF has returned to continue providing medical care in Shamwana, Katanga Province.

March 05, 2012

MSF has opened a new maternity hospital in eastern Khost province to provide pregnant women with high-quality care.

March 02, 2012

MSF's appeal to Novartis to drop its case against India continues as the pharmaceutical company's day in court draws near.

March 01, 2012

MSF is concerned about an interview suggesting that it was present in 2009 in Sri Lanka's war zone.

February 29, 2012

More than 28,000 Malian refugees fleeing conflict in northern Mali have been forced to seek refuge in Mauritania.

February 28, 2012

In December 2011, MSF nurse Marja Scholten coordinated a vaccination campaign in the African country of Chad to prevent meningitis.