MSF medical teams already working in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe are responding to the emergency needs after heavy rains compounded by Cyclone Idai.
Recently, an upsurge in threats from armed groups operating between the borders of Mali and Niger has caused a new wave of displacement. More than 8,000 people have been forced to settle in improvised camps around the village of Kongokiré, Niger, where they live in appalling conditions, in a zone which is also considered as insecure.
Seven months into the largest ever Ebola outbreak in the DRC, the Ebola response is failing to bring the epidemic under
Shuvai Munyaradzi, a 24-year-old hairdresser from Hwiru village in Gutu is extremely happy that she was screened for early signs of cervical cancer and that she got preventive treatment after being detected with lesions on her cervix, an early sign of cervical cancer.
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) declared their tenth outbreak of Ebola in 40 years on 1 August 2018.
Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has put on stand-by its medical activities in the epicenter of the Ebola epidemic, in the province of North-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
Former child soldiers from the armed conflict in South Sudan are being helped to reintegrate into society by a team from MSF.
MSF denounces the deliberate targeted attacks against the civilian population in Batangafo and other areas such as Ippy and Alindao
More than 35,000 Nigerians have crossed into Cameroon in recent weeks following an upsurge in violence around the northeast Nigerian town of Rann. Most of them are in an informal camp in Goura village in urgent need of food, shelter, and water.