Médecins Sans Frontières is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to be chaotic and entirely inadequate.
It is with great sorrow that Médecins Sans Frontières confirms that three of our colleagues, a Guinean outreach worker, a Liberian nurse and a Sierra Leonean nurse, have passed away.
Médecins Sans Frontières has launched a response to the confirmed Ebola viral haemorrhagic fever outbreak in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
“With so many IDPs the challenge is to target our work to the most vulnerable”
Médecins Sans Frontières has received 31 new wounded at the General Hospital.
Working in response to the epidemic since March, Médecins Sans Frontières currently has 1,086 staff operating in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, treating a rapidly increasing number of patients.
Despite the World Health Organization declaring the largest-recorded Ebola haemorrhagic fever epidemic an “international health emergency,” the international effort to stem the outbreak is dangerously inadequate to meet the needs...
José Bafoa, Médecins Sans Frontières’ medical coordinator, is working in Ansongo, northern Mali, implementing a preventive strategy against malaria. Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention involves administering an antimalarial...
Cholera admissions are falling in the Torit region of Eastern Equatoria State in the south of South Sudan, where Médecins Sans Frontières rapidly set up a cholera project at the end of June. That project alone has treated almost...
It has been nine months since Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines and Médecins Sans Frontières started its intervention in the country. In Guiuan, where the typhoon first struck the low lying island chain, Médecins Sans...