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Between humanitarian crises and medical emergencies: all the latest news

4th Operational Research Day

The fourth Operational Research Day (OR Day) will have a strong focus on MSF’s Ebola programs in West Africa and the operational research studies carried out in them.

Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Ebola : the results of nine months of operational research

From September 2014 onwards, MSF started publishing field research studies describing various aspects of its Ebola emergency programs, and whose results led to multiple implications for Ebola interventions in West Africa.

Syria

Main hospital in Aleppo stops activities after being targeted

Al Sakhour hospital provided life-saving operations to around 400,000 people.

Nepal

MSF teams have arrived and are assessing needs

Teams from MSF have arrived in Nepal and are currently assessing the most urgent medical needs. Further teams are expected to arrive in Nepal later today and over the coming days.

Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone

Ebola: Pushed to the limit and beyond

A critical analysis of the global Ebola response one year into the deadliest outbreak in history.

Syria

Medical aid paralyzed by four years of conflict

As the war in Syria enters its fifth year, desperately needed aid is failing to reach millions of people trapped by the conflict, the international medical humanitarian organization MSF said today.

Syria

MSF calls for wounded to be evacuated from Aleppo

The medical humanitarian organization MSF urges all parties to the conflict to facilitate the evacuation of the wounded people due to the fierce clashes in the recent days in Aleppo.
Michael Roesch

Ukraine

Most victims are hit when they’re walking down the street or waiting for the bus

Last week, 60 injured people were brought in on one day. But for three days there was no running water in the hospital, and so they had to cancel all but the most urgent operations.
© Manu Brabo

Ukraine

People feel abandoned

Emilie Rouvroy is Médecins Sans Frontières’ coordinator in Luhansk, eastern Ukraine.
Oliver Schulz

Haiti

Health Care Underprioritized in Haiti Reconstruction

Five years have passed since a devastating earthquake shook Haiti, affecting approximately 3 million people and killing 220,000, according to government estimates. What is the situation in Haiti now after five years of reconstruction efforts, and what health care services does MSF still provide in the country? MSF’s Haiti Country Director Oliver Schulz discusses.

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