For the first time since 2015, MSF’s clinic in Shan State, Myanmar, has cured two patients of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
Following the launch of Turkish military operations and the extremely volatile situation in northeast Syria, MSF has taken the difficult decision to suspend the majority of its activities and evacuate all its international staff from northeast Syria.
Since 2018, MSF has been providing mental health services in Sinjar district to those Yazidi survivors of the 2014 genocide and their families. Whilst these services have been scaled up in recent months, it is now overwhelmed and has a waiting list
Following the launch of Turkish military operations on Wednesday 9 October, MSF is concerned for the fate of the civilian population in northeast Syria.
The Yazidi community in Sinjar district, northwestern Iraq, is grappling with a severe and debilitating mental health crisis.
For the first time in a decade, international and domestic funds available to fight HIV and TB declined in 2018, putting further pressure on countries facing these epidemics.
After a decade of strong commitments to fight HIV and TB, we are witnessing a decline in donor and domestic funding.