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“Providing safe childbirth to Nigerian mothers”

Sivapalan Namasivay is an experienced anaesthetist. Since 2011, he has worked on several...

Afghanistan: Kunduz eyewitness - “They had just been working in the hospital to help people... and now they are dead"

Médecins Sans Frontières nurse Lajos Zoltan Jecs (photographed above in Kabul in 2013) was in...


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ABC Law Report: Delivering aid at refugee flashpoints


Médecins Sans Frontières is delivering medical aid to a flood of Syrian refugees in Lebanon, Turkey and Jordan, to thousands of migrants on the Mediterranean Sea, and to those who are caught in legal limbo in Europe.

Category: Media

ABC News: Medecins Sans Frontieres work in war-torn Africa life-changing for Adelaide nurse


Dymphna Halls-Smith may have started her career as a professional musician, but a spur-of-the-moment decision to join the Army Reserves soon whisked her into the heart of war-torn Africa. The Adelaide Hills woman has arrived back...

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Médecins Sans Frontières will no longer provide emergency medical assistance and post-rescue care on the MY Phoenix


The international medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières, was informed that MOAS (Migrant Offshore Aid Station) has decided to stop their current search and rescue operation on the Mediterranean Sea. As a...more

Category: Field news

Testimones from the Greek Island of Kos


Marina Spyridaki Marina Spyridaki is an Médecins Sans Frontières psychologist working with refugees on the Greek island of Kos as they wait to receive papers that will allow them to leave for Athens...more

Category: Field news

Serbia: Reinforcing activities after Hungary border closure


Médecins Sans Frontières has reinforced its teams on the Serbian side of the border with Hungary, following the closure of the border which is leading to a rapidly increasing number of refugees being stranded on the Serbian side.more

Category: Field news

Women's Agenda: One woman’s story about serving in Iraq


Kate White is a nurse from Brisbane who just got back from Iraq, where she was she was working with local and Medecins Sans Frontieres staff to set up mobile medical units servicing villages where high numbers of displaced people...

Category: Media

ABC The World: Asylum seekers 'not in good condition' when rescued


When people are rescued from boats in the Mediterranean, Australian nurse Carol Nagy, who was part of the migrant offshore aid station there, said they were 'not in a good condition'.

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