Middle East & North Africa

View of an area in Syria Al Latamnah
Middle East & North Africa


In Syria, the economic crisis and COVID-19 have compounded the humanitarian crisis caused by the war, with large numbers of people in desperate need of assistance.
Malaria and malnutrition in South Sudan, Bentiu PoC, Sept 2015 Brendan Bannon.
Middle East & North Africa


MSF first worked in Algeria in 1988 and closed its projects in 2016.
Middle East & North Africa


MSF first worked in Bahrain in 2011 and closed its projects in 2012.
MSF staff paediatric nurse in a consultation with a mother and child
Middle East & North Africa


In Egypt, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) primarily responds to the needs of migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers living in Cairo.
A family that lives in Laylan camp in Iran
Middle East & North Africa


Since 2012, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has been providing medical services to vulnerable groups in Iran, including drug users, Afghan refugees, and homeless people, who are often excluded from healthcare.
MSF staff walking in Laylan camp in Kirkuk Governorate, Iraq
Middle East & North Africa


In 2020, the arrival of COVID-19 in Iraq presented new challenges to a country still reeling from the effects of years of conflict and instability.