We set up the MSF Access Campaign in 1999 to push for access to, and the development of, life-saving and life-prolonging medicines, diagnostic tests and vaccines for people in our programmes and beyond.
Based in Brussels, MSF Analysis intends to stimulate reflection and debate on humanitarian topics organised around the themes of migration, refugees, aid access, health policy and the environment in which aid operates.
Our medical guidelines are based on scientific data collected from MSF’s experiences, the World Health Organization (WHO), other renowned international medical institutions, and medical and scientific journals.
Evaluation Units have been established in Vienna, Stockholm, and Paris, assessing the potential and limitations of medical humanitarian action, thereby enhancing the effectiveness of our medical humanitarian work.
Providing epidemiological expertise to underpin our operations, conducting research and training to support our goal of providing medical aid in areas where people are affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or excluded from health care.
A collaborative, patients’ needs-driven, non-profit drug research and development organisation that is developing new treatments for neglected diseases, founded in 2003 by seven organisations from around the world.
MSF returned to El Salvador in 2018, to provide healthcare to communities affected by violence.
Conflict between gangs and security forces, is having an impact on the general population’s health and access to healthcare. The MSF team in El Salvador is comprised of 54 people of different profiles, including general practitioners, nurses, social and clinical psychologists, social workers, logisticians, managers and support staff. They are currently working in communities and settlements of San Salvador and the northern area of Soyapango.
MSF facilitates access to healthcare in communities of San Salvador and Soyapango
Project Update3 Jul 2018
An unsafe country for thousands of refugees fleeing violence in Central America
Press Release20 Jun 2018
No way to safety for people fleeing extreme violence in Central America’s Northern Triangle