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Nearly 90 million people worldwide were forcibly displaced at the end of 2021, and over 100 million people are estimated to be displaced in 2022, according to UNHCR.

The number of people who have been forcibly displaced is now more than double the number 10 years ago, and the most since World War II. There are many reasons for flight, including war, persecution, conflict, natural disaster, destitution and repression.

With health and well-being jeopardized, the lives of the most vulnerable can be at risk. The majority are internally displaced people (IDPs), meaning they haven't crossed a border and have stayed within their country.

MSF teams work alongside people on the move at their points of arrival or during the treacherous journeys they undertake, inside and outside their countries.

From Rafah to Khan Younis, lives in ruins
Gaza-Israel war

No end in sight: The repeated trauma of displacement for people in Gaza

Voices from the Field 10 Jul 2024
Nasser hospital
Gaza-Israel war

Supply shortages and patient influxes leave Nasser hospital at breaking point

Press Release 5 Jul 2024
Children in Tent

Trapped in fear, Syrian refugees face unbearable choices in Lebanon

Project Update 28 Jun 2024
Mobile clinic in Northern Rakhine state

MSF suspends medical activities in northern Rakhine state, Myanmar

Project Update 27 Jun 2024
Where the transition has no end
South Sudan

War in Sudan exacerbates humanitarian needs in neighbouring South Sudan

Press Release 18 Jun 2024
Doctors Without Borders alarms insufficient response to the rising migrant influx in Darien jungle
Activity Report

Year in Review 2023

Opinion 18 Jun 2024
HepC in Rohingya camps

Rohingya in Cox’s Bazar miss out on hepatitis C cure amid lack of treatment options

Press Release 12 Jun 2024
Militarised Polish-Belarus border Kozie Borki natural park

New ban on Poland-Belarus border risks blocking MSF from people in need

Press Release 11 Jun 2024
A Doctors of the World staff member provides care
United Kingdom

Mental health crisis unfolds at RAF Wethersfield Mass Containment Site 31 May 2024
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