Doctors Without Borders ( Doctors Without Borders )

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About Doctors Without Borders

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international medical humanitarian organization created by doctors and journalists in France in 1971.

Today, MSF provides independent, impartial assistance in more than 60 countries to people whose survival is threatened by violence, neglect, or catastrophe, primarily due to armed conflict, epidemics, malnutrition, exclusion from health care, or natural disasters. MSF provides independent, impartial assistance to those most in need. MSF also reserves the right to speak out to bring attention to neglected crises, challenge inadequacies or abuse of the aid system, and to advocate for improved medical treatments and protocols.

In 1999, MSF received the Nobel Peace Prize.

Doctors Without Borders press release, blog etc

06/20/2018 - 18:10 Forced From Home brings stories of the global refugee crisis to cities across the US
06/06/2018 - 07:01 Why the new Global Gag Rule is more dangerous than ever
05/09/2018 - 17:05 DRC: Emergency Team Supports Rapid Response to Ebola Cases
04/24/2018 - 15:25 Yemen: MSF Condemns Airstrikes on a Wedding Party in Hajjah
04/16/2018 - 15:47 Bangladesh: Building a New Hospital for Rohingya Refugees
04/14/2018 - 15:38 International Chagas Day: MSF Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness
04/01/2018 - 14:37 Beyond the Exodus: Rohingya Struggle for Survival
03/26/2018 - 16:31 DRC: The Only Way for Me to Survive Was to Flee
03/23/2018 - 11:08 Fighting Tuberculosis: A Global Health Emergency
03/09/2018 - 16:49 "No One Was Left": Violence Against the Rohingya in Myanmar
03/08/2018 - 19:20 From Burundi to Tanzania: Gloria's Story
03/06/2018 - 16:51 Approximately 40 percent of pregnancies worldwide are unintended, and for displaced women the risks are even greater.
02/09/2018 - 18:11 Syria: As Health Facilities Are Hit by Airstrikes in Idlib, Where Will the Wounded Be Treated?
02/06/2018 - 09:51 MSF Challenges Pfizer's Monopoly on Lifesaving Pneumonia Vaccine in South Korea
02/05/2018 - 12:53 Syria: Medical Facilities Are Paying an Extremely Heavy Price Amid Intensified Airstrikes on Idlib
01/31/2018 - 09:37 Liberia: MSF Opens Pediatric Surgery Program
01/29/2018 - 17:03 Syria: Deadly Airstrikes Damage Hospital Supported by MSF in Idlib
01/25/2018 - 00:46 DRC: Fighting the Countrys Worst Cholera Epidemic in Decades