It is the story of a closed-door conflict in an out-of-time area where civilians perish under bombs, unheeded, and where children die, fighting to defend interests that are not theirs. #Yemen [ Bit.ly Link ]
It is the story of a closeddoor conflict in an outoftime area
On #WorldMalariaDay, let's not forget that millions of people around the world rely on affordable medicines made in #India to stay alive.
On WorldMalariaDay lets not forget that millions of people around the world
#Malaria is the world’s principal parasitic disease. Despite malaria mortality rates falling by 37 per cent since 2000, a child under the age of 5 years still dies every minute from malaria. #WorldMalariaDay
Malaria is the worlds principal parasitic disease Despite malaria mortality rates falling

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Malaria, which causes the death of over 500,000 people annually, is the world’s principal parasitic disease. Despite malaria mortality rates falling by 37 pe...

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#Iraq: This baby, rescued from west Mosul, is the only surviving member of her family. She received medical aid at MSF's hospital in Qayyarah.
Iraq This baby rescued from west Mosul is the only surviving member
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Less than a week left to sign up for the #WithoutBorders event. Join us at Alliance Francaise in #Chandigarh and know how your support can help us save lives. [ Msfindia.in Link ]
Less than a week left to sign up for the WithoutBorders event

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"Fixing routine vaccination program is easier said than done. It would require strong backing from international partners, especially in #Guinea where the perennially weak health system is still reeling from the devastating Ebola epidemic." #measles [ Bit.ly Link ]
Fixing routine vaccination program is easier said than done It would require
After the advent of multidrug therapy, new #leprosy cases have come down dramatically. Despite this achievement, India, which contributes 60% to the global leprosy burden, faces some challenges to eliminate the disease. [ Bit.ly Link ]
After the advent of multidrug therapy new leprosy cases have come down
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Jyothi Jose and Wesley Rajaleelan left recently for Sokoto in #Nigeria, where #MSF battles noma, a disfiguring and often deadly infection which mainly affects children.
Wish them luck! #withoutborders
Jyothi Jose and Wesley Rajaleelan left recently for Sokoto in Nigeria where
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"We had been living in Kolofata (Cameroon) for more than a year and one day they just decided to send people back to #Nigeria without explanation. We did not ask them to return us to our country: they forced us." [ Bit.ly Link ]
We had been living in Kolofata Cameroon for more than a year
Deepa Kannadi, an anaesthesiologist from #Kerala, recently returned from her first assignment with MSF in #SouthSudan. Here's what she had to say:

"Some memories are written in sand; they get blown away or disappear over time. But my assignment has given me memories etched in copper; they will remain imprinted in my mind forever."

Welcome back!
Deepa Kannadi an anaesthesiologist from Kerala recently returned from her first assignment
Wesley Rajaleelan
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Theingi Aye
MSF India presents Without Borders, a five-day event in #Chandigarh comprising a photo exhibition and film screenings.

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MSF India presents Without Borders a fiveday event in Chandigarh comprising a

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"There was a bridge, it was completely broken. We couldn’t cross it because there were only two steel frames and there was no deck."

MSF field coordinator in #DRC recalls a challenging operation where the team needed to rely on its wits and “can do” attitude to reach on time a village hit by a devastating typhoid fever epidemic. #Congo
They were young men who had suffered injuries to their head, neck, face or limbs, and one man had his intestines spilling out of his abdomen. #CentralAfricanRepublic #CAR
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They were young men who had suffered injuries to their head neck
"During the weekend of 24 to 26 March, our paediatric ward received around 24 badly injured people. I remember having to leave one wounded man because I needed to urgently focus on another who just arrived with his intestines hanging out." #CAR
During the weekend of 24 to 26 March our paediatric ward received

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#Chagas disease is one of the neglected tropical diseases which continue to almost always afflict the poorest on the planet. Every year Chagas kills over 12,000 people. #InternationalChagasDay
Chagas disease is one of the neglected tropical diseases which continue to

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Chagas disease is one of the neglected tropical diseases which continue to almost always afflict the poorest on the planet. 7 to 8 million people across the ...

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#MSF recently responded to the crisis in south #Syria with an emergency distribution of 893 kits of essential relief items, distributed to families. [ Bit.ly Link ]
MSF recently responded to the crisis in south Syria with an emergency
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"We walked all night, staying away from the roads for fear of being caught. During the walk, I picked up an object and it exploded in my hand.” [ Bit.ly Link ] #Iraq
We walked all night staying away from the roads for fear of
According to the latest National Family Health Survey conducted by Health Ministry, over 93 lakh children have severe acute #malnutrition (SAM) in India.
In Darbhanga district of #Bihar, MSF used a community approach, known as Community Management of Acute Malnutrition, to treat over 17,000 children with SAM. [ Bit.ly Link ]
According to the latest National Family Health Survey conducted by Health Ministry

MSF's fight against malnutrition using CMAM Model in Darbhanga, Bihar

In Biraul block of Darbhanga district in Bihar, MSF has been using a community approach, widely known as CMAM (Community Management of Acute Malnutrition), t...

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MSF is providing medical and psychosocial support to people affected by the landslide in Mocoa, #Colombia
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MSF is providing medical and psychosocial support to people affected by the
Usually, when the clock strikes 5.30 am, this group of runners/walkers wear their running shoes and hit the green lanes of Jayanagar. But on the 21st of May, the Jayanagar Jaguars will be running and raising funds at the TCS World 10K in support of MSF.
Support them by donating! #TCSWorld10K
Usually when the clock strikes 530 am this group of runnerswalkers wear

Jayanagar Jaguars - MSF India- TCS World 10k Bengaluru 2017

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