Intervention in Marche region
MSF teams are working in several provinces across Italy, responding to the severe coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

Our teams are providing medical, logistical and water and sanitation expertise in hospitals and nursing homes, particularly in the Marche and Lombardy regions, in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

We work with migrants and refugees who come to Europe via the Mediterranean Sea, providing them mental healthcare across multiple reception centres in Sicily’s Trapani province, where a team of cultural mediators and psychologists screen asylum seekers for psychological vulnerabilities and provide care to those in need.

For migrants in transit along Italy's borders with France, Switzerland, and Slovenia, we provide medical care, shelter, psychological care, food and other essential items.

In 2019
 
Bourbon Argos Search and Rescue Operations November 2016
Mediterranean migration

10 things you need to know about the Mediterranean crisis

Project Update 2 Dec 2016
 
25 People Found Dead & 246 Rescued By MSF
Mediterranean migration

29 people found dead by MSF search and rescue ship Bourbon Argos

Press Release 26 Oct 2016
 
MV Aquarius rescue 720 03 Oct 2016
Mediterranean migration

MSF rescued nearly 2,000 people in less than seven hours

Project Update 2 Oct 2016
 
Dignity rescue operation, 29 August
Mediterranean migration

MSF assists in rescue of 3,000 people in a single day

Press Release 30 Aug 2016
 
22 people lost their lives at sea and 209 rescued
Mediterranean migration

MSF doctor recounts finding deaths at sea

Voices from the Field 25 Jul 2016
 
Psychological support in Ragusa
Refugees, IDPs and people on the move

Mental health disorders in asylum seekers and migrants overlooked by inadequate reception system

Report 15 Jul 2016
 
June 2016- Bourbon Argos Mediterranean search and rescue
Mediterranean migration

EU Migration Crisis Update - June 2016

Crisis Update 17 Jun 2016
 
Bourbon Argos Search and Rescue Operations May 2016
Italy

I cannot accept that children or adults can die like this. I cannot accept it. Never.

Voices from the Field 2 Jun 2016
 
Zambia, cholera vaccination in Lusaka
Global

G7 fail to address the biggest threats to global health

Press Release 27 May 2016