MSF activity report: Somalia 2007/2008

In 2007 and early 2008 there were great changes in MSF's work in Somalia. In 2007, despite an unparalleled escalation in the conflict, instability and insecurity thgoughout the country. MSF dramatically increased its life saving activities in Somalia. Over the course of the year, MSF was able to both expand and consolidate existing projects in Mudug, Bakool, Middle Shabelle, Galgaduul, Bay and Lower Jube regions. Seven new projects were opened in Banadir, Lower Juba, Lower Shabelle and Hiraan regions, as well as in Putland. In 2007, all projects were managed and run by international staff directly present on the ground.