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23 May marks the first International Day to End Obstetric Fistula. Here, Médecins Sans Frontières surgeon Dr Geert Morren talks about the physical and social distress that fistulas can cause, and why the issue needs attention.
Launched in July 2010, the Urumuri Centre in Gitega is a joint effort of the Ministry and Health and Médecins Sans Frontières. One thousand operations have already been performed there, enabling women to return to normal life and...
More on Malaria
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...
World Malaria Day is the opportunity to put the spotlight on a new prevention strategy. Chemoprevention helps to reduce the number of children falling ill during the July to October peak period.