Outdoors support clinics, Thaker. Leer, South Sudan

Where we work

In more than 70 countries, Médecins Sans Frontières provides medical humanitarian assistance to save lives and ease the suffering of people in crisis situations. Find out more about our actions in every country below.

 
Violence in Buenaventura
The Americas

Colombia

As a result of the peace process, there has been in a decrease in the number of clashes between armed groups, but civilians continue to be caught up in violence as criminal organisations fight for control of territory.
In 2019

63,700

outpatient consultations

15,200

consultations for contraceptive services

10,900

individual mental health consultations
 
Katiola program: Saving mothers and children’s life in Cote d’Ivoire
Africa

Côte d'Ivoire

The political and military crises of 2002-2010 have taken a severe toll on the Ivorian health system: according to the World Health Organization, it is one of the weakest in Africa, with only one medical doctor and five midwives per 10,000 inhabitants.
In 2019

3,490

births assisted, including 510 caesarean sections
 
Europe & Central Asia

Croatia

MSF closed its projects in Croatia in 1998.
 
The Americas

Cuba

MSF began work in Cuba in 1993 and left in 2000.
 
Asia & Pacific

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

MSF is improving TB diagnosis and treatment, and strengthening the provision of healthcare and healthcare facilities in DPR Korea.
 
World Malaria Day 2018 in DRC
Africa

Democratic Republic of Congo

In DRC, MSF runs some of its largest medical relief operations, working in 17 of 26 provinces, responding to diseases outbreaks, conflict and displacement, and tackling health problems such as HIV/AIDs.
In 2019

3,800

people admitted to Ebola treatment centres

170

admitted patients confirmed as having Ebola
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