A mobile brigade from MSF is in the Timba district, in the Cauca region of southwest Colombia, assisting the local population after a confrontation in which 10 soldiers died early on Wednesday morning.
Bentiu, the once vibrant state capital of South Sudan is now a garrison town, one year after the mass killings in Bentiu, violence and displacement continues as ongoing conflict has reduced access to healthcare.
"Within two weeks we have received many mass-casualties (seven mass-casualties – over 600 injured)" - testimonies from MSF staff working in Eden, Yemen
While the number of Ebola-infected patients in Liberia has steadily declined, MSF is assisting the local health system to safely restore medical services.
According to official statistics 55 people have died and over 7,400 have been infected in the current outbreak sweeping through Mozambique since early February.
Two-year-old Hawsak lies fatigued in a small bed made from camel skin, agonising from an ‘identified’ illness.
In Mozambique, the number of cholera cases is on the rise. MSF is responding by implementing water and sanitation initiatives and working with local leaders to ensure they are used effectively.
"When we arrived in Debaltseve (Ukraine), we quickly saw that it had been hit hard. The bridge leading to the center of town had been damaged and we had to turn back."
Since December 2014, an estimated 20,000 Central Africans have fled over the River Ubangi to into the Bili and Bosobolo health zones in Equateur Province, northern DRC, adding to 10,000 refugees already present in the area.
Cases of cholera have been recorded in Mozambique since last December, but the epidemic has quickly expanded in the month of February, infecting about 3.500 people and killing 37.