In 2016, more than 15,000 migrants and refugees from Central America were registered in the shelters where we work.
We provide mental health care and consultations in Ixtepec, Tenosique, Celaya, Mexico City, Acapulco, and Colonia Jardín.
In Tierra Caliente, Guerrero state, rural health posts were closed due to violence. We provided emergency obstetric services, including caesarean sections, in Arcelia hospital, and started to run mobile clinics in San Miguel Totolapan and General Heliodoro Castillo municipalities.
"I'm not a criminal"
"I fled Honduras because the gangs wanted to recruit me and I refused."
The story of 17-year-old José* is representative of many of the young patients we care for in our projects in Tegucigalpa and Choloma, in Honduras, and Reynosa, Mexico.
US asylum restrictions are deepening Mexican border crisis
Tending deep wounds in Mexico
"Leaving the country to seek asylum is often the only option for survival"
Mobile teams respond to escalating violence and trauma in Guerrero state
Abductions and violence, the price to pay to cross Mexico
Visible and invisible wounds – MSF treats survivors of torture
Fernando Montes de Oca 56
Col. Condesa, 06140
Del. Cuauhtémoc, Ciudad de Mexico