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11/10/2019

In Mabalako, a rural health zone in the North Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Ebola epidemic has taken its toll on the fragile health system. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is aiming to improve the access to primary health care and reduce...

11/10/2019

Bedaquiline was developed using taxpayer money and contributions from the global TB community, those who contributed to bedaquiline’s development should have a say in how the drug is priced. 

Grâce M’Gazio is a young mother about to give birth. She is doing the HIV – AIDS test with Adeline Ouaboua, psychosocial advisor at the Castors maternity, Central African Republic [© Elisa Fourt/MSF]
07/10/2019

After a decade of strong commitments to fight HIV and TB, we are witnessing a decline in donor and domestic funding

MSF team during outreach in Turkana, Kenya following an outbreak of malaria - September 2019
05/10/2019

Over 45,000 people have tested positive for malaria over the last month in one of the worst outbreaks experienced in Turkana County since 2017

Two-and-half year old Justin* receives his shot the investigational Ebola vaccine rVSV-ZEBOV,at a vaccination point set up in the community of Kimbangu in the city of Beni. [© Samuel Sieber/MSF ]
03/10/2019

Beni is one of the recurring hotspots of the current Ebola virus disease epidemic in the Nord Kivu province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).  MSF has recently started supporting vaccination activities but reaching the right people in time is a complex...

26/09/2019

Access to antivenom – let alone access to antivenom that is effective against the species of poisonous snake  – is a problem not just in Baringo but across most of Africa.

Oped by Edi Ferdinand Atte,  Medical Coordinator, Médecins Sans Frontières, (MSF),...

24/09/2019

After rehabilitating Malakal Teaching Hospital in 2017, MSF is now handing over the adult inpatient services to the South Sudan Ministry of Health 

Alexis Huguet
23/09/2019

An international, independent coordination committee must be set up and assigned transparent management of the Ebola vaccine stock and its deployment in the field.

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