Under threat of being removed from their current home, the Bedouin community in the east of Jerusalem are growing increasingly anxious. MSF is working to alleviate the burden of psychlogical problems amid continued tensions in the area.
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.
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.
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.
MSF has scaled up its medical response after the five-hour ceasefire ended and an Israeli ground offensive began on 17th July.
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.