Gaza, MSF Support to Al Shifa hospital

For 50 days, Gaza’s Al Shifa hospital has lived to the rhythm of fighting followed by ceasefire followed by fighting again. Find out more about our work in the hospital.

MSF is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to be chaotic and entirely inadequate.


MSF has launched a response to the confirmed Ebola viral hemorrhagic fever outbreak in Equateur Province, Democratic Republic of Congo.

Ndele, CAR.

Omar Ahmed, a field coordinator for MSF, has just returned from two months working in Ndele, CAR, in a region that has long been neglected by the authorities and which is currently home to some 3,000 displaced people.

Kailahun, Sierra Leone

Despite the World Health Organisation declaring the largest-recorded Ebola epidemic a “health emergency,” the international effort to stem the outbreak is dangerously inadequate.


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.

Women with black eye following inter-partners violence

MSF is working with the authorities in Papua New Guinea to set up family support centres throughout the country and provide essential services to victims of violence.

Migrants in Mexico

Emiliano Lucero is Argentinian and has just returned from Mexico after working there for a year as a medical coordinator for MSF.

More than 59,000 people are currently struggling to cope in Mauritania's Mbera refugee camp, where temperatures can reach up to 50 degrees Centigrade and food and water are scarce. Frederic Manantsoa Lai, MSF Head of Mission in Mbera, describes the situation.

Having quadruplets is never easy - but imagine trying to look after four new-born babies in a refugee camp. Hear from mum and dad Taghry and Massaya four months after Taghry gave birth in the desert.

In the six months since Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, MSF teams have provided care for emergency and everyday health problems in hospitals and mobile clinics, delivered clean water and helped to repair sewerage systems and health centres in some of the worst affected areas.

Solomon Island Floods

An MSF team is providing medical care in the Solomon Islands to people displaced from their homes by devastating flash floods in early April.

IDP Camp Tomping, Juba, South Sudan

Opinion and Debate: Sandrine Tiller argues that despite there being an urgent need to improve how humanitarian agencies respond to emergencies, certification is not the solution.

Lankien, Jonglei State and Nasir, Upper Nile State, South Sudan,

MSF doctor Florien Oudenaarden looks back at a time of extreme violence, displacement and change

Dr Luis Encinas is an MSF emergency coordinator and was working with our team in Macenta, southeastern Guinea during the Ebola outbreak. Here, he describes an afternoon spent in the isolation ward set up by MSF.

PRESS RELEASE: Following the massacre in Boguila and abuses against civilians, MSF reduces medical activities in the Central African Republic (CAR) and related projects in neighbouring countries.