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.


May 22, 2012

In the remote Jebel Si area of North Darfur, a series of obstacles threaten to seriously hamper MSF's ability to provide medical assistance.

April 26, 2012

Tensions and hostilities continue unabated between South Sudan and its northern neighbor, Sudan, and MSF is therefore scaling up its emergency response. 

April 12, 2012

MSF is treating patients wounded in the April 10 aerial bombardments of Abiemnom in South Sudan's Unity State.

March 14, 2012

Kirrily de Polnay, an MSF doctor working in South Sudan's Jamam refugee camps talks about the situation, the patients, and the nature of working in fast evolving emergency.

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. 

December 29, 2011

Last July, the world celebrated the birth of its newest nation as South Sudan officially separated from the north. It was hoped then that after decades of bloodshed, the people of of both nations would finally know peace.

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December 11, 2011

In 2009, MSF teams witnessed the most severe escalation of violence in Southern Sudan since the signing of the peace agreement nearly five years ago.

December 01, 2011

MSF is responding to the arrival of thousands of refugees from Sudan's Blue Nile State into the new nation of South Sudan.

July 07, 2011

Terri Morris, MSF Head of Mission in South Sudan, gives us a look at the situation in what will soon be the world's newest country.

July 07, 2011

As South Sudan prepares to mark its official independence on July 9, an estimated 260,000 newly displaced people continue to face emergency needs.