Humanitarian and medical needs of Venezuelan migrants and asylum seekers in Roraima state, Brazil
MSF started activities in the Brazilian state of Roraima at the end of 2018.

MSF teams are working to improve medical care for Venezuelan migrants and asylum seekers and the local population.

We provide medical consultations, mental health assistance and technical advice about water and sanitation, and run health promotion activities.

Our teams are currently responding to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic in São Paulo and Boa Vista.

In 2019

Brazil rejects patent on an essential AIDS medicine

Press Release 3 Sep 2008

MSF welcomes new fixed-dose combination against malaria

Press Release 17 Apr 2008

Medical and psych care amidst the violence in Rio de Janeiro

Project Update 6 Mar 2008

AIDS DRUGS: Brazil, Thailand override big pharma patents

Project Update 11 May 2007

Action needed to tackle the second wave of the AIDS drug pricing crisis

Project Update 26 Jul 2005

A slum in Brazil sees MSF presence in health and psycho-social support

Project Update 24 Sep 2003