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.

 
The Americas

Chile

MSF worked in Chile following the earthquake that struck the country in February 2010.
 
Asia & Pacific

China

MSF first worked in China in 1989 and closed its projects in 2014.
 
Makeshift houses in El Divino Niño
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.

33,900

outpatient consultations

11,400

consultations for contraceptive services

6,300

individual mental health consultations

290

women received safe abortion care
 
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.

200

individual mental health consultations
 
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.
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