In August 2017, one of the largest modern exoduses began as 700,000 people fled horrific violence in Myanmar. Today nearly one million Rohingya refugees live in precarious makeshift settlements in southeast Bangladesh.
MSF treated nearly 2,000 survivors of sexual violence suggesting that the scale of sexual violence in CAR is widespread and under-reported
Following the upsurge of violence in May, criminality has increased in Bambari, affecting indiscriminately civilians and medical facilities
MSF has treated 65 patients confirmed to be suffering from Ebola in its first month of intervention in North Kivu.
Since the beginning of the outbreak over 4,100 contacts have been identified and more than 2,300 are being followed up by the Congolese Ministry of Health
In 2016, 216 million people were diagnosed with malaria, and in the same year, 445,000 died from the disease
Over 900,000 people have been displaced along the border between Gedeo and West Guji zones, respectively in Ethiopia due to a recent surge of inter-communal violence.