MSF Dr Ikram Gargouri with Banessi Abdessalem,35 years old, from Egypt
Between 2012 and 2017, MSF worked with vulnerable communities, including refugees, in the south. Our teams are currently responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in the country.

Following an explosion of COVID-19 cases, we returned to Tunisia in July 2021, where our medical staff support a field hospital in Beja Governorate, in the country’s west, with patient treatment, and improving oxygen capacity. 

MSF teams transfer patients between health facilities and provide training to prepare staff in case a new wave occurs. We also support the Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 vaccination campaign in Beja and in Manouba governorates.

 
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