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Sheikh Zayed Hospital Sanaa – COVID19 – YEMEN
Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic

As COVID-19 spreads, fear drives people away from hospitals in Yemen

As COVID-19 spreads through Yemen, widespread fear of the coronavirus is preventing people from seeking medical care. MSF is supporting a new COVID-19 treatment centre in Sheikh Zayed hospital in the capital Sana’a. Press Release - 9 Jul 2020
Yemen: Attacks on medical mission in Taiz City

Constant attacks on hospitals and staff jeopardise healthcare in Taiz

Medical staff and facilities supported by MSF in Taiz, Yemen, have come under repeated attack and armed incursions. MSF is urging warring parties to stop the attacks. Press Release - 20 Mar 2020
MSF hospital damaged in an attack in Mokha

MSF hospital partially destroyed in Mocha attack

An aerial attack on nearby buildings, including a military warehouse, have partially burnt and destroyed an MSF hospital in Mocha, southwestern Yemen, leaving the hospital inoperative and people without medical care. Project Update - 7 Nov 2019
Cholera response in Khamer, Amran hospital

Endemic in Yemen, cholera still hits Yemenis hard

VIDEO REPORT: Although cholera is endemic in Yemen, a collapsed health system has resulted in waves of the disease over the last three years. Earlier this year, MSF teams saw yet another spike in cases, witnessing the impact on ordinary people struggling to cope. Project Update - 5 Jun 2019
MSF Mother and Child Hospital - Taiz

Complicated delivery: The Yemeni mothers and children dying without medical care

After four years of war in Yemen, MSF finds that access to medical care in the country is limited and the lack of timely access can be deadly, particularly for pregnant women and children. Report - 24 Apr 2019
TESTIMONY (INT): Eftekar, Patient at Taiz Houban hospital - Mother and Child in Yemen

Mothers and children left to die in Yemen without access to medical care

A new MSF report describes how pregnant women and children are particularly vulnerable to high rates of mortality due to a lack of easy access to hospitals in Yemen's war-torn healthcare system. Press Release - 24 Apr 2019
MSF Aden trauma hospital

Medical admissions in Aden suspended after patient kidnapped and killed

MSF has suspended admissions to our hospital in Aden, Yemen, following deteriorating security in the city, including the kidnapping and killing of a patient. Press Release - 4 Apr 2019
MSF supported cholera treatment center in Al-Sadaqa hospital, Aden, Yemen

MSF treats exponential increase in cholera cases since start of 2019

Since the start of 2019, MSF staff in Yemen have recorded and treated exponential increase in cholera cases across 4 governorates in Yemen over the last three months. Press Release - 27 Mar 2019
Intense fighting in Taiz Houban

People unable to access lifesaving care amid heavy fighting in Taiz city

Three MSF-supported facilities have received 49 war wounded and 2 dead, while the total number of people in need of assistance is unknown after four days of intense fighting in the Yemeni city of Taiz. Statement - 24 Mar 2019
Patient in Ad Dahi emergency room

MSF opens new emergency room in Ad Dahi hospital

MSF has opened a new emergency room in Ad Dahi hospital, Hodeidah governorate, Yemen, where 100-year old Omar was recently our first patient. Project Update - 14 Feb 2019
Cholera intervention in South Kivu
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