Ebola in Liberia

Malaria must be treated too

MSF teams have begun distributing antimalarials in Monrovia where access to care barely exists any longer.

Read the press release.

MDR-TB / XDR-TB

Out of Step: Deadly gaps in the global TB response

Practices and policies are dangerously out of step with what’s needed to contain the global drug-resistant TB crisis.

Read the press release
Download the report

Ebola

MSF urges action on vaccines & treatments for frontline workers

“It is crucial that people ... who are holding the response to the epidemic together, and ensuring access to essential healthcare, are protected”

Read the complete statement

U.N.

MSF responds to release of new global tuberculosis report from WHO

Dr. Grania Brigden, TB Advisor for MSF’s Access Campaign notes alarming trends and urges action to reverse course.

More at MSF Access Campaign

Ebola

My son is MSF’s 1,000th Ebola survivor

“Son, you’re the only hope I got. You have to take courage.”

Read the story.

Sierra Leone

MSF suspends emergency paediatric and maternal services in Gondama

Overwhelmed teams cannot guarantee the high quality needed to treat patients and protect staff.

Read more

1
2
3
4
5
6

 

Highlights

Interview
"Local people live in constant fear that they will be attacked. They try to rebuild their houses...
Article
Maternity waiting houses bring expectant mothers closer to health facilities before delivery, and...
Article
Quarantine of asymptomatic health workers can be counter-productive
Crisis Update
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed 4,877 lives and is currently affecting three...

Photo of the week