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Time is running out to solveZamfara lead poisoning crisis

Friday, 16 November 2012, 12:45 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

of the crisis, finds that very little action has been taken on any of the More >>

Migrants arriving in the Aegean Islands

Saturday, 8 September 2012, 2:49 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

Following reports of increased arrivals of migrants to the Aegean Islands in the last two weeks, a Médecins Sans Frontières team visited the islands of Samos, Leros and Simi between the August 30 and September 4 to assess the situation. More >>

Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo

Friday, 7 September 2012, 5:53 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

PRESS RELEASE: Médecins Sans Frontières continues to fight Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo More >>

Médecins Sans Frontières welcomes assistance for survivors

Saturday, 1 September 2012, 1:08 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

PRESS RELEASE Médecins Sans Frontières welcomes assistance for survivors of fammily and sexual violence More >>

Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers attacked in Somalia

Tuesday, 10 January 2012, 4:48 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

Two Médecins Sans Frontières colleagues, Phillipe Havet and Andrias Karel Keiluhuo, were killed on 29 December 2011 by a gunman while implementing emergency assistance projects in Mogadishu. Three months ago, two Médecins Sans Frontières aid workers, ... More >>

MSF Urges South Africa: Stop Deporting Zimbabweans

Sunday, 29 June 2008, 8:44 pm | Medicines Sans Frontiers

MSF calls on the govet of South Africa to recognise the right of Zimbabweans to flee to safety within South Africa. The authorities should provide proper places for Zimbabweans to stay where they are protected and can receive acceptable assistance. More >>

Médecins Sans Frontières recruitment drive in NZ

Thursday, 20 March 2008, 9:27 am | Medicines Sans Frontiers

The international medical-humanitarian aid organisation, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), has announced a recruitment drive in New Zealand. More >>

MSF: Top 10 Underreported Humanitarian Stories '07

Monday, 24 December 2007, 6:32 am | Medicines Sans Frontiers

MSF issues 'Top Ten' most underreported humanitarian stories of 2007: The countries highlighted on this year's list accounted for just 18 minutes of coverage on the three major U.S. television networks' nightly newscasts from Jan through Nov 2007. More >>

10 Most Underreported Humanitarian Stories Of 2007

Monday, 24 December 2007, 5:56 am | Medicines Sans Frontiers

In 2007, MSF increased its presence in Mogadishu in different locations and opened an emergency response program in Afgooye, just outside the capital, where an estimated 200,000 internally displaced persons sought refuge, living in extremely harsh conditions. More >>

MSF Letter To President Clinton regarding Chechnya

Friday, 14 January 2000, 10:48 am | Medicines Sans Frontiers

Dear Mr. President and Secretary Albright, For nearly four months the Russian armed forces have been indiscriminately bombing the city of Grozny and much of the entire Chechen Republic. Cities, villages, hospitals, marketplaces, and refugee convoys ... More >>