• The team collecting people who have caught Ebola – both living and dead – from communities in Monrovia face one of the most challenging tasks in the fight against this deadly virus.

  • Cameroon - Care for malnourished CAR refugees

    This month we look at the changing response to Ebola in Liberia and the lack of medical aid in northern Iraq. We also assess the violence in Central African Republic (CAR) and the effect of people fleeing to Cameroon from CAR.

  • MSF Bikers Minova-Numbi

    A network of motorcyclists makes it possible for MSF to assist people in remote areas Democratic Republic of Congo. Meet three of the bikers, Brimana, Shabadé and Akonkwa.

  • Ebola in Foya, Lofa county, northern Liberia

    MSF has now begun the process of withdrawing from Lofa county in northern Liberia after no new cases have been reported at the Ebola case management centre in Foya.





PRESS RELEASE: Intense shelling and aerial assaults in northern and central Iraq have hit hospitals and other medical facilities, some supported by MSF, depriving civilians of much needed medical care.


Follow three MSF doctors as they patch-up the wounded and attempt to save lives during a 12-hour shift in the emergency department of Al Shifa hospital in Gaza.


PRESS RELEASE: For the first time patients in Myanmar have begun to receive treatment for CMV retinitis, a neglected opportunistic disease associated with HIV/AIDS.


Sarah Woznick is a specialist intensive care nurse. She was due to leave the mission in Gaza the day after operation “Protective Edge” began. She decided to stay on to help provide medical care.


PRESS RELEASE: High prices continue to represent a major barrier to affordable access of both new HIV medicines and viral load testing – which is the best way to monitor whether treatment is working – according to two reports released today.


Since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip, the majority of the dead and wounded in Gaza are civilians and medical workers are also coming under fire


With the resurgence of violence in Iraq, an increasingly desperate situation is proving challenging for MSF and local healthcare staff.


Visit our projects around the world and see what we really do. This month we look to the resurgence of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, people displaced by the conflict in Central African Republic, our four missing colleagues in Democratic Republic of Congo, donating blood in Mali and migrants in Mexico.

The influx of South Sudanese refugees has not stopped and with concern over the development of respiratory diseases, vaccinating young children against the most common causes of infection is vital.

PRESS RELEASE: MSF aims to vaccinate around 10,000 South Sudanese children living as refugees in northern Uganda. The vaccines will provide protection against two of the main causes of respiratory infection in children.

4th July 2014. A photo taken by Communications Advisor, Samantha Maurin, showing deserted streets in front of MSF office in Gaza

MSF has scaled up its medical response after the five-hour ceasefire ended and an Israeli ground offensive began on 17th July.