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 provided care for tuberculosis and to children in Turkmenistan between 1999 and 2009.
MSF began a tuberculosis programme in Turkmenistan in 1999. MSF’s tuberculosis programme closed in 2003 and we opened a project to provide care to children in the town of Magdanly in 2004.
The programme, based out of the local hospital, included refurbishing hospital wards, improving water and waste management, training healthcare workers and implementing better drug use for paediatric patients.
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MSF hopes to get a better picture of the medical situation in Magdanly
Project Update26 Jul 2005
Dashoguzd: Little optimism in Turkmenistan's TB wards