The Americas

 
Sexual and reproductive healthcare in El Alto
The Americas

Bolivia

Bolivia is one of the countries with the lowest health indicators in Latin America. Despite increased investment in public health facilities in recent years, availability and quality of care remain poor.
 
Humanitarian and medical needs of Venezuelan migrants and asylum seekers in Roraima state, Brazil
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Brazil

Learn about MSF's activities in northern Brazil, where we are working to improve medical care for Venezuelan migrants and asylum seekers and the local population.
 
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Chile

MSF worked in Chile following the earthquake that struck the country in February 2010.
 
Violence in Buenaventura
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Colombia

As a result of the peace process, there has been in a decrease in the number of clashes between armed groups, but civilians continue to be caught up in violence as criminal organisations fight for control of territory.
 
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Cuba

MSF began work in Cuba in 1993 and left in 2000.
 
Ecuador Earthquake
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Ecuador

MSF first worked in Ecuador in 1996; after providing mental health support following two earthquakes in 2016, MSF teams supported the COVID-19 response in 2020.
 
Guatemala - Sexual violence
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Guatemala

MSF started working in Guatemala in 1984 and closed its projects in 2012.
 
Health at risk in Haiti as crisis and violence worsen
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Haiti

Health needs are immense in Haiti, with a weak health system that was further weakened after the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew at the end of 2016.
 
Sexual and reproductive healthcare in Choloma, Honduras
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Honduras

Honduras has experienced years of political, economic and social instability, and has one of the highest rates of violence in the world. This has great medical, psychological and social consequences for people.
 
Migrants in Mexico
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Mexico

Every year, an estimated 400,000 people flee violence and poverty in El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala and enter Mexico with the hope of reaching the United States. In Mexico, they are systematically exposed to further episodes of violence.
 
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Nicaragua

Discover how we deliver medical humanitarian assistance in Nicaragua, where MSF teams offer psychosocial support to people affected by violence resulting from civil and political unrest.
 
Fatal Neglect Chagas Seamus Murphy
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Paraguay

MSF first worked in Paraguay in 2010 and closed its projects in 2013.