Despite a decrease of the water levels, access to the population remains complex in many parts of the district, especially on the eastern bank of the Shire river.
A spike in measles cases affecting young patients in Yida refugee camp, South Sudan, has prompted MSF teams to expand its operations.
From July to December 2014, Dr Yasmine Ley headed up the neonatal unit at MSF’s obstetrics and gynaecology hospital in Peshawar, northern Pakistan.
Numbers of Ebola patients may be going down, but epidemiologist Amanda Tiffany, who works for MSF’s Epicentre, explains why every last contact needs to be traced to help bring the epidemic to an end.
Thousands of people fleeing violence in the contested border area between Sudan and South Sudan are in desperate need of food, water and medical care.
As fighting in eastern Ukraine continues to escalate, MSF urges all parties to the conflict to halt shelling of hospitals and ensure civilians can reach safe places.
With continued fighting in the Donetsk region in eastern Ukraine, MSF is providing medical supplies, including dressings, bandages, syringes, antibiotics and stretchers, to hospitals in the region.
The water came during the night. At 3 am Berita woke up : there was water in her house. Slowly, slowly, it crept up. Ankle deep, knee deep... until midnight when it reached her home's window sill.
Dr Stefan Kruger, MSF SA fieldworker and Capetonian, is currently working in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, where he is part of the team tackling the Ebola outbreak affecting the region.