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.
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.
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.
The MSF Paediatric Days is an event for paediatric field staff, policy makers and academia to exchange ideas, align efforts, inspire and share frontline research to advance urgent paediatric issues of direct concern for the humanitarian field.
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 has responded to diseases including HIV and, more recently, COVID-19, while also responding to disasters such as earthquakes.
Teams in Peru provided HIV treatment to people in prisons until 2006 and responded to a massive earthquake on the southeastern coast in August 2007.
MSF teams are currently responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, where our teams are providing treatment to patients and undertaking early detection of potential cases in Huacho hospital. Teams had also responded in 2020, treating patients in Tarapoto, Huánuco and Tingo María hospitals.
Year MSF first worked in the country
Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic
Situation in Peru remains critical as world’s worst-hit COVID-19 country
Press Release4 Jun 2021
COVID-19 leaves high numbers of deaths and overwhelmed hospitals in Peru
Press Release20 Apr 2021
Access to medicines
There’s still time to stop the TPP from cutting off the critical lifeline of affordable generic medicines
Press Release3 Feb 2016
Access to medicines
TPP negotiators must fix the most damaging trade agreement ever for global health
Press Release23 Jul 2015
MSF increases assistance in post-earthquake region of Peru
Project Update6 Sep 2007
Almost two weeks after the quake, the situation remains unacceptable