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Yemen: Médecins Sans Frontières receives 30 wounded after airstrikes on Huth

Thirty people injured in airstrikes in Huth district, Yemen on Wednesday night have been treated by...

Tackling Ebola across country borders

This Ebola outbreak has been characterised by its vast geographic spread, including across country...


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Assessing the Needs After Riots in Jos


Following the post-electoral riots in Jos, Plateau State, where 300 people were reported killed, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières conducted an exploratory assessment and provided assistance to hospitals and...

Cholera outbreak in Beitbridge


“I am feeling a little uncomfortable,” says Henry quietly, a middle-aged gentleman politely looking up at Clara from where he is lying on the dirty floor. Henry is so dehydrated his cheeks are completely sucked in and his eyes...

Médecins Sans Frontières teams assess the nutritional situation across the country


Médecins Sans Frontières medical teams are currently assessing the nutritional situation in several areas of the country. Since 4 November, Médecins Sans Frontières medical doctors have been screening children in the mountain...

Aweil, South Sudan: Seasonal Emergencies and Reproductive Health


The Médecins Sans Frontières project in Aweil in Southern Sudan’s Northern Bahr el Ghazal (NBEG) state is a comprehensive emergency response to a confluence humanitarian crises including access to healthcare for the population,...

Côte d’Ivoire: the importance of maintaining free care after Médecins Sans Frontières' departure


On 31 October, Médecins Sans Frontières officially handed over its last project to the health authorities in Côte d’Ivoire. The ceremony at Bangolo General Hospital completed the gradual transition of all Médecins Sans Frontières...

Médecins Sans Frontières teams react to cholera outbreak in Harare


In Zimbabwe’s capital Harare, Médecins sans Frontières is responding to an outbreak of cholera, which the local Ministry of Health has declared “the biggest ever in Harare.”

Médecins Sans Frontières activities in the Democratic Republic of Congo


Médecins Sans Frontières teams are continuing to work in Goma and in other parts of North Kivu. The organisation remains very concerned about the many people still on the move, fleeing ongoing fighting. Many of the displaced and...

Suspension withdrawn, but Médecins Sans Frontières instructed to close mental health programs in South Darfur


At the instruction of the Sudanese Humanitarian Aid Commission and the Federal Ministry of Health, Médecins Sans Frontières has to close the Mental Health counselling component of its activities in South Darfur.

Haiti school collapse: Médecins Sans Frontières provides medical care


Médecins Sans Frontières teams in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, are providing emergency care and treatment to people injured in the collapse of La Promesse School in the Petionville neighborhood of the city earlier today....

Emergency in DRC: Médecins Sans Frontières activities in North Kivu


Following several days of heavy fighting between rebels and government troops, Médecins Sans Frontières teams are continuing their work in Goma and in other towns and villages in North Kivu. The organisation remains very...

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