Dr Prince Mathew normally coordinates MSF’s projects in Bihar state in India, but was quickly deployed to Nepal following Saturday’s earthquake.

The new MSF surgical team who arrived on 8 April on board a boat from Djibouti, performing surgery at the MSF hospital in Aden.

PRESS RELEASE: At least 11 people have been killed and 67 injured during constant airstrikes and shelling in Haradh district, northwestern Yemen, since 21 April.


Our staff recount the events of 26 April 2014, when an MSF-supported hospital in Boguila was attacked and 19 people were killed.


"The medical conditions we see reflect the migrants’ trip across the sea, but also what happened to them before: the detention centres, the journeys across the Sahara, the countries they’ve fled from." Doctor Chiara Montaldo's eye witness account from our treatment centre in Sicily.


On 26 April 2014, 19 Central Africans, including three of our staff, were killed during an armed robbery in the grounds of MSF’s hospital in Boguila, Central African Republic. One year on, we are continuing to provide much needed medical care in the region.

Over 15,000 people sought shelter in Melut, Upper Nile state, South Sudan, after fleeing violence in January 2014.

Opinion and Debate: We're told that humanitarian needs are growing in an unprecedented way and yet, it seems there is a woeful lack of funding. But are these assumptions based on the right logic?


We've launched a global campaign—‘A FAIR SHOT’— to call on pharmaceutical companies GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer to slash the price of the pneumococcal vaccine in developing countries to US$5 per child, so more children can be protected from this childhood killer, and to disclose what they currently charge countries for the vaccine.


Take a look at our work around the world and see what we really do. This month, we focus on Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Jordan, and Yemen. We also take a look at the growing issue of forced migration, and discuss the accessibility of vaccines.


Emergency coordinator Natalie Roberts speaks about her time working with our mobile medical team in Debaltseve, Ukraine, where thousands of people are still living in dire conditions without access to basic healthcare.

Boats used by migrants to cross the Mediterranean, sometimes with hundreds of people per boat, are left at the landing port of Pozzallo in Sicily.

PRESS RELEASE: Faced with another tragedy in the Mediterranean sea, European Member States must urgently launch large-scale search and rescue activities in order to avoid more deaths at sea, MSF said today.