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Third medical referral train
War in Ukraine

Finding our most useful role in our response in and around Ukraine

MSF teams in Ukraine are responding to the needs of people caught up in the war in areas where we're able to be of most use. Project Update - 11 Apr 2022
Ukraine - First train referral
War in Ukraine

“You have a medical train? I have patients for you.”

How the patients were selected for MSF’s first medical train referral in Ukraine. Voices from the Field - 3 Apr 2022
About MSF

MSF at 50 – half a century of medical humanitarian action

22 December 2021 marks 50 years since Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) was formally started as an organisation. This collection of images reflects on half a century of our work. Photo Story - 22 Dec 2021
Aquarius__People leaving for Maltese boat
Mediterranean migration

Europe must act now to end preventable deaths in Libya and at sea

MSF International President Dr Joanne Liu implores European leaders to find better solutions to prevent people dying, trapped in Libyan detention centres, or from drowning at sea. Op-Ed - 6 Aug 2019
Press Conference SAR relauch, Paris
Mediterranean migration

MSF resumes search and rescue operations with Ocean Viking

MSF International President Dr Joanne Liu's speech in Paris on 22 July on MSF's decision to rejoin partner SOS MEDITERANNEE in search and rescue operations in the Central Mediterranean sea with new boat, the Ocean Viking. Speech - 22 Jul 2019
Ebola outbreak - Butembo
Democratic Republic of Congo

Ebola response failing to gain the upper hand on the epidemic

MSF International President Dr Joanne Liu highlights contradictions, shortcomings and the need to restore patients’ and communities’ faith in the response to the largest ever Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Press Release - 7 Mar 2019
MMR Vaccination in Chios, Greece
Refugees, IDPs and people on the move

"Migration is not a crime. Saving lives is not a crime"

Speech given by MSF International President Dr Joanne Liu at the Global Compact of Migration conference in Marrakesh, Morocco, on refugees and migration. Speech - 11 Dec 2018
Doctors Without Borders in Central Africa Republic.
How we're run

Run by MSF staff, for our patients

We are run by MSF associations, whose members are mostly current and former field staff. The associations are linked to Operational Centres (OC) who directly manage our humanitarian action. All MSF associations, as well as individuals and the International President, are members of MSF International.
Newly renovated ICU Opens at Sulaymaniyah Emergency Hospital
Who we are

We are Médecins Sans Frontières

Learn about the MSF charter, who we are, our history and our working principles guided by medical ethics, impartiality, independence, neutrality, bearing witness and transparency.
International General Assembly 2014
Associative History 1971-2011

MSF, Evolution of an International Movement

This eBook series takes you on a journey of MSF's international associative history, from its inception in Paris in the early 70's, to becoming an international medical humanitarian movement.
Cholera intervention in South Kivu
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

Independent medical humanitarian assistance

We provide medical assistance to people affected by conflict, epidemics, disasters, or exclusion from healthcare. Our teams are made up of tens of thousands of health professionals, logistic and administrative staff - most of them hired locally. Our actions are guided by medical ethics and the principles of independence and impartiality. We are a non-profit, self-governed, member-based organisation.

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