Interview with Pascal Piquet, MSF logistician in Gueckedou, Guinea. He is part of an MSF team responding to the Ebola outbreak.

Eighteen-year-old Rose is the first patient to be cured and allowed to leave the medical ward in Guéckédou.

IDP Camp Tomping, Juba, South Sudan

PRESS RELEASE: In a shocking display of indifference, senior United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) officials have refused to improve living conditions for 21,000 displaced people living in a flood-prone part of a UN compound, exposed to waterborne diseases and potential epidemics.

During the Rwandan genocide, Rachel Kiddell-Monroe was a head of mission for MSF in Democratic Republic of Congo. Here, she recounts her experiences during the atrocities that claimed more than 800,000 lives.


Visit MSF projects around the world and see what we do. This month we look to Guinea, Central African Republic, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Cambodia as well as looking back on the Rwandan genocide.

Lebanon -Providing medical care to Syrian refugees in the Bekaa Valley

The civil war in Syria means that refugees are often unable to access medicines for chronic diseases, which can lead to serious complications

Refugees fleeing violence in CAR in southern Chad

CAR refugees describe their difficult journeys to Chad

A first person account of the Ebola outbreak by Michel Van Herp, an MSF epidemiologist working in Guinea. 

I received a message at home in Brussels about this strange disease which had broken out in Guédeckou, in southern Guinea.

They thought that perhaps it was Lassa fever, but when I received a description of the patients' symptoms, it was clear to me that we were talking about Ebola. A couple of days later I was in Guinea.

Malakal South Sudan 2014

Over a million people have been displaced in 100 days of violence.

Violence in Boguila as MISCA escort of convoy of Muslim refugees, forces thousands flee into the bush.

PRESS RELEASE: On Thursday, MSF resumed activities in a treatment centre in Macenta after it was forced to suspend work late last week following protests by a section of the local population.

south Sudanese refugees in Ethiopia’s Gambella region

PRESS RELEASE: Tens of thousands of refugees who have fled violence and deprivation in South Sudan and sought refuge in camps in Ethiopia are faced with a lack of water, food and sanitation and are suffering from a range of emergency medical conditions.

PRESS RELEASE: With patent barriers on new oral drugs to treat hepatitis C in developing countries, the high price of new treatment could squander the opportunity governments now have to scale up diagnosis and treatment for the disease

Giving Birth in Central African Republic 2014

Sonia gives birth to her first child in M'Poko airport camp in Bangui, the capital of Central African Republic

PRESS RELEASE: A decision by the Greek authorities to detain migrants indefinitely until either they are forcibly returned or they consent to voluntary return is yet another appalling evidence of Greece choosing even harsher treatment for migrants.