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A Rohingya man is examined at the MSF clinic in Penang following a fall from the second floor while he was working on a construction site. Malaysia. April 2019. © Arnaud Finistre

    MSF has been providing healthcare to stateless Rohingya and other refugee communities in the Malaysian state of Penang since 2015. 

    Malaysia is not a signatory to the 1951 UN Refugee Convention, and asylum seekers and refugees are criminalised by domestic law. The constant threat of arrest and detention...

    Read full article in International Activity Report 2018