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Guinea-Bissau

MSF Guinea-Bissau
A mother and baby admitted to MSF’s emergency paediatric programme in Simão Mendes national hospital in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau. August 2018. © Raul Manarte/MSF

    Guinea-Bissau is one of the poorest and least developed countries in the world. Access to healthcare is severely limited due to a lack of facilities, resources and qualified staff. 

    MSF runs a project in the country’s only tertiary facility, Simão Mendes national hospital, in the capital, Bissau, focusing on child health. Our teams manage paediatric emergencies...

    Read full article in International Activity Report 2018