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“Yesterday was a day of three miracles” – Dr Monica Arend-Trujillo in Bo, Sierra Leone

“Yesterday was a day of three miracles – two of our sickest ever patients were discharged, and a...

Update on Médecins Sans Frontières' Ebola response

Since the Ebola outbreak in West Africa was officially declared on 22 March in Guinea, it has...

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Médecins Sans Frontières provides aid to people displaced by violence from Anbar province in Iraq

Iraq / 30.04.14

Violence in Anbar province, western Iraq, has caused some 380,000 people to flee their homes, with more than 18,000 people seeking refuge in Tikrit, the capital of neighbouring Salah al-Din province, over the past month.

West and Central Africa patients have been ' left behind' by the AIDS revolution

Democratic Republic of Congo, Guinea, Central African Republic / 29.04.14

As the International Francophone conference on HIV and Hepatitis (AFRAVIH) takes place in Montpellier this week, Médecins Sans Frontières has expresseed concern about the lack of significant progress in the fight against HIV /...

Médecins Sans Frontières condemns unspeakable violence in Bentiu, South Sudan

South Sudan / 29.04.14

Médecins Sans Frontières condemns the unspeakable acts of violence in Bentiu, South Sudan, during and after a major battle on 15 April. Tens of thousands of people have had to flee to UNMISS camps for safety, where they now face...

Three Medecins Sans Frontieres workers among sixteen unarmed civilians killed at Boguila Hospital

Central African Republic / 29.04.14

Sixteen civilians, including three national staff members with Medecins Sans Frontieres were killed during an armed robbery on Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital grounds in the northern town of Boguila, in the Central African...

Heat-stable vaccines urgently needed to reach the one in five children missed by immunisation worldwide


New Médecins Sans Frontières study shows a tetanus vaccine remains effective for up to a month when used outside of a strict cold chain.

Médecins Sans Frontières resumes activities in Ebola centre in southeast Guinea

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.

Ethiopia: South Sudanese Refugees faced with a lack of water, food and sanitation

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...

Global response to hepatitis C hangs on access to new oral drugs

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

Successes and challenges in response to Guinea Ebola epidemic

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...

Médecins Sans Frontières urges military personnel conducting operations in the Beni region to take every precaution to protect hostages’ lives

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...

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