"MSF is one of the biggest non-government providers of TB care in the world and we refuse to wait years or even decades for new treatment, while thousands of our patients continue to suffer long, toxic and failing treatments," Dr Bern-Thomas Nyang’wa, MSF TB specialist and Chief Investigator on the trial.
"The victims of this horrifying event deserve a transparent account of what happened and the circumstances in which this attack took place. Many of the survivors will need long-term care and support for the future." Bruno Jochum, MSF General Director.
People are freezing in Belgrade. Our teams have provided some space heaters and emergency tents for refugees and migrants to sleep in as a desperate measure, but we continue to advocate for long term solutions for the thousands stranded in the country. [ Bit.ly Link ]
"As a #Logistician, I keep all the equipment and structures on board in good working condition. This includes the shelter structures, toilets, showers and plumbing, drinking water filters, radios, computers and medical equipment"
#NewZealander Shaun Cornelius has recently returned from his third placement, on the MV Aquarius, a search and rescue ship in the Mediterranean.
At least 120 people were wounded and 52 killed following today’s bombing by the Nigerian Army in an internally displaced persons camp in Rann, Nigeria. Our medical teams are currently providing first aid to 120 wounded patients in our facility in Rann. We are urgently calling on all parties to ensure the facilitation of medical evacuations by air or road for survivors who are in need of... View details ⇨
"All my memories are in this village. It used to be such a beautiful place; people would come here to spend summer alongside the river. There was even a plan to build a tourist resort. Then the conflict started..."
"Food distribution is a major task, it can take three hours to prepare and distribute even just a cup of tea and bread roll."
#NewZealander Shaun Cornelius works for Médecins Sans Frontières as a #Logistician. He has recently returned from his third placement, on the MV Aquarius, a search and rescue ship in the Mediterranean.
From facial reconstructive surgery in Nigeria to dealing with the human cost of bomb blasts in Yemen, our surgical programmes can focus on a specific need, or be wide-ranging – reflecting the complexities of the places where we work.
Reem*'s husband was a policeman in Mosul. He had to stop working when IS captured the town in July 2014. Regularly threatened, they lived in constant fear until they managed to escape last October. Find out more about our response in northern Iraq: [ Msf.me Link ]