Patrick Irenge. MSF’s medical coordinator in Bamako, Mali, since September 2017.

Patrick Irenge

MSF Medical Coordinator

Mali has been gripped by a political and security crisis since 2012, with civilians often bearing the brunt. But violence in central Mali has recently intensified, sparking a humanitarian crisis. Here, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) medical coordinator Patrick Irenge describes the situation and details MSF's emergency response to assist the most vulnerable people.