16 May 2016
A refugee is numbered by the Italian authorities as people disembark the Bourbon Argos in Vibo Valentina, Calabria, Italy and queue to be registered. Photographer: Francesco Zizola

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) offices around the world have released an open letter to leaders of EU states and European institutions, urging them to stop trying to buy their way out of providing asylum to thousands of refugees desperately seeking safety and protection on European shores...We face the greatest displacement of humanity in decades - more than 60 million people forced from their homes by war, misery or oppression from places like Syria, Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia or Eritrea...Read an op-ed by Dr Mohammed Dalwai, MSF Southern Africa President on the plight of people on the move to Europe and those at Dadaab camp in Kenya below.