MSF emergency coordinator, Dr Tankred Stoebe, is currently travelling across Southeast Asia to assess how MSF can support health authorities and health facilities prepare for potential outbreaks of coronavirus (COVID-19).
One of the world's most common neurological diseases, epilepsy affects nearly 50 million people, but in low-income countries, more than 75 per cent of people with epilepsy do not have access to treatment.
MSF’s epidemiologists and infectious disease experts are following the fast-evolving development of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus
Today marks the first-ever World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day. It aims to gather support and build momentum for a decisive year of action against neglected tropical diseases . During the year, the WHO is expected to launch new goals to guide progress against NTDs until 2030.