Liberia - Foya Ebola management centre

Since the beginning of the Ebola outbreak, medical and non-medical staff from the health ministries of the affected countries, as well as the NGOs supporting them, have been on the frontline of the battle against the disease.

Dr. Joanne Liu

Full speech of MSF International President Dr Joanne Liu's address to the UN General Assembly.

Bangui, PK 5 - Health center Mamadou M'Baiki

Rainy season in CAR has led to a peak in malaria cases - the number one killer of young children in the country, which is experiencing a chronic health crisis aggravated by the recent conflict and violence.

Ane Bjøru Fjeldsæter, an MSF psychologist, after recently spending two months in Liberia shares her experience with a young patient in an MSF Ebola treatment centre.


This month we look at the response to the Ebola outbreak, the escape of our colleague in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the aftermath of the conflict in Gaza, and at the psychological and physical well being of refugees in Ethiopia and Uganda and those from Syria.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

As military operations continue against armed groups in the Béni region, MSF urges that priority be given to protecting the lives of hostages, who may include four MSF staff abducted nine months ago.