New Médecins Sans Frontières study shows a tetanus vaccine remains effective for up to a month when used outside of a strict cold chain.
Guinea / 14.04.14
On Thursday, Médecins Sans Frontières resumed activities in a treatment centre in Macenta, southeast Guinea, after it was forced to suspend work late last week following protests by a section of the local population.
South Sudan / 11.04.14
Tens of thousands of refugees who have fled violence and deprivation in South Sudan and sought refuge in camps in Ethiopia’s Gambella region are faced with a lack of water, food, and sanitation and are suffering from a range of...
India / 09.04.14
Médecins Sans Frontières warns of countries’ inability to scale up treatment in wake of first-ever WHO guidelines, unless medicines are more affordable
Guinea / 08.04.14
A number of patients have been discharged from Ebola treatment centres in Guinea after successfully beating the Ebola virus, says Médecins Sans Frontières. At the same time, Médecins Sans Frontières’ emergency teams are facing...
Democratic Republic of Congo / 08.04.14
As the Armed Forces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (FARDC) continue the third phase of their military operations in the Béni region, with the support of MONUSCO, Médecins Sans Frontières has expressed its concern about the...
Rwanda / 02.04.14
Twenty years after the Rwandan Genocide, Médecins Sans Frontières is publishing for the first time its Speaking Out Case Studies via the website speakingout.msf.org.
Greece / 01.04.14
The prolonged and systematic detention of migrants and asylum seekers in Greece is having devastating consequences on their health and human dignity, Médecins Sans Frontières has warned.
Guinea / 01.04.14
With eight confirmed cases of Ebola reported in the capital Conakry, Médecins Sans Frontières is facing an unprecedented epidemic in terms of the distribution of cases now scattered in several locations in Guinea.
Guinea / 26.03.14
In response to the Ebola epidemic that has broken out in Guinea, Médecins Sans Frontières continues to reinforce its teams in Guéckédou and Macenta, two towns in the south of the country where the virus has spread. Thirty staff...