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Médecins Sans Frontières treats first CMV Retinitis patients in Myanmar with oral drug

Reduction in pricing still needed to ensure wider access to treatment.

Gaza Strip: Israel must stop bombing trapped civilians

Since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip, the majority of the dead and...


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Between Rhetoric and Reality: The Ongoing Struggle to Access Healthcare in Afghanistan

Afghanistan / 25.02.14

A new Médecins Sans Frontières report details how medical care remains out of reach for many patients in Afghanistan.

South Sudan: dozens of wounded treated amid new wave of violence in Malakal

South Sudan / 24.02.14

At least 150 wounded people have been treated by the international medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières after a new wave of violence hit the town of Malakal, in Upper Nile state, South Sudan, on February 18....

CAR: International efforts to protect civilians failing to stop slaughter

Central African Republic / 19.02.14

The extreme levels of violence against civilians and targeted killing of minority groups in the Central African Republic (CAR) illustrates the utter failure of international efforts to protect the population.

Insecurity in Leer has devastating consequences for those hiding in the bush

South Sudan / 12.02.14

The deteriorating security situation in Leer and surrounding areas of southern Unity State in South Sudan is having devastating consequences for thousands of people who are hiding in the bush.

Uganda: Médecins Sans Frontières calls to remove barriers in access to healthcare for homosexuals

Uganda / 24.01.14

The “Anti-homosexuality Bill” has been rejected, but the existing laws still hamper access to HIV prevention and care.

Médecins Sans Frontières opens up its medical data to humanitarian ends


Médecins Sans Frontières has taken another bold step, becoming the first humanitarian organisation to commit to a policy of sharing its medical data, for the purposes of public health research.

South Sudan: Attacks on Médecins Sans Frontières health facilities obstruct aid efforts

South Sudan / 20.01.14

Assault on Malakal compound is second looting of a Médecins Sans Frontières facility in one week.

South Sudan: More aid needed for 70,000 people living in ‘catastrophic’ conditions

South Sudan / 31.12.13

Tens of thousands of South Sudanese have arrived in Awerial, in Lakes state, after fleeing violence in Bor, says Médecins Sans Frontières. With thousands more people arriving each day, living conditions are verging on the...

Almost 200 more wounded, thousands more displaced, following renewed violence in Bangui

Central African Republic / 27.12.13

On December 20, following days of relative calm in Bangui, capital of Central African Republic, renewed violence prompted waves of wounded to arrive once more at Médecins Sans Frontières projects around the city. From December...

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