Outdoors support clinics, Thaker. Leer, South Sudan

Where we work

 
MSF Dr Ikram Gargouri with Banessi Abdessalem,35 years old, from Egypt
Middle East & North Africa

Tunisia

Having provided medical and humanitarian assistance to thousands of migrants stranded close to the Libyan border or rescued from the Mediterranean Sea since 2012, we handed over our projects in Tunisia to other organisations in October 2017.

36

NO. STAFF IN 2017

2011

YEAR MSF FIRST WORKED IN THE COUNTRY
 
MSF providing health care to Syrian refugees in Turkey
Europe & Central Asia

Turkey

Turkey hosts the largest refugee population in the world – over three million – of whom 2.8 million are Syrian.
In 2016

114

NO. STAFF IN 2018

1999

Year MSF first worked in the country
 
Europe & Central Asia

Turkmenistan

MSF closed its projects in Turkmenistan in 2009.
 
Africa

Uganda

Hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled to northern Uganda following violence in South Sudan. Uganda is currently the largest refugee hosting country in Africa.
In 2018

151,700

outpatient consultations

8,600

individual mental health consultations

1,010

people on first-line ARV treatment
 
Psychological Effects of the Ukrainian War
Europe & Central Asia

Ukraine

Learn about MSF projects in Ukraine, where access to healthcare remains limited for people living along the frontline of conflict the east, which started back in 2015.
In 2018

4,770

outpatient consultations

2,660

individual mental health consultations

490

people treated for hepatitis C
 
Doctors Without Borders Teams Filling Gaps in Medical Aid for People Affected by Hurricane Sandy
The Americas

United States of America

MSF provided emergency medical and mental healthcare following Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
 
TB PRACTECAL: launch event
Europe & Central Asia

Uzbekistan

In Nukus, Karakalpakstan, in the west of Uzbekistan, we treat patients for tuberculosis (TB) under the TB PRACTECAL clinical trial.
In 2018

2,220

people started on treatment for TB

660

people started on treatment for DR-TB

810

new patients on first-line ARV treatment
 
Fighting malaria and a failing health system in Bolivar
The Americas

Venezuela

Learn about our projects in Venezuela, where we provide mental healthcare to victims of urban violence in the capital, Caracas, and the country’s second largest city, Maracaibo.
In 2018

2,670

individual mental health consultations

490

group mental health sessions

190

people treated after incidents of sexual violence
 
Asia & Pacific

Vietnam

MSF worked in Vietnam following the SARS epidemic in 2003.
 
Yemeni chronicles
Middle East & North Africa

Yemen

Discover how we deliver medical humanitarian assistance in Yemen, where indiscriminate bombings and chronic shortages of supplies and staff have led to the closure of more than half the country's health facilities.
In 2018

535,600

outpatient consultations

63,100

people admitted to hospital

24,600

major surgical interventions
 
Zambia, cholera vaccination in Lusaka
Africa

Zambia

Discover how we deliver emergency assistance in Zambia, where cholera epidemics are a major public health concern.
In 2018

6,740

outpatient consultations

490

people treated for cholera
 
Sexual & reproductive healthcare for adolescents in Harare (Zimbabwe)
Africa

Zimbabwe

Learn about our medical projects in Zimbabwe, where the economic situation continues to create numerous challenges for the health sector, including shortages of medical supplies and essential medicines.
In 2018

30,800

people on first-line ARV treatment

9,970

people treated for cholera

370

people treated after incidents of sexual violence
grey-map