Stories & News

Eight-year-old Vanya, who lives in a shelter for displaced people in the Kirovohrad region, shows his toy, Bonnie.  Ukraine, 4 July, 2023.
04 Oct 2023

The war in Ukraine has created a huge need for psychological support, ranging from psychological first aid to comprehensive psychological care. People have experienced fear, trauma and isolation and are showing symptoms of anxiety, depression and stress.  

05 Oct 2023

Onnie, the Labrador that helps care for survivors of extreme violence and torture .

collapsed building in Morocco
31 Oct 2023

Three weeks after the earthquake, MSF focuses on mental health response to offer psychological care to people.

MSF fkag
29 Sep 2023

Violence has erupted in Nagorno Karabakh, forcing over 28,000 people to flee to neighbouring Armenia, where MSF teams are preparing a response to needs.

Three MSF international staff walking past a medical train
29 Sep 2023

MSF has been providing medical care for more than 50 years, and in that time, the recruitment landscape has changed dramatically. We continuously review the needs of the communities we work in and update the criteria for international workers based on that. It's therefore important to check the essential criteria closely and ensure you meet them before applying. 

Aerial view of Derna after Storm Daniel.
28 Sep 2023

Two weeks after Storm Daniel caused devastating floods that engulfed Derna, Libya, and killed thousands of people in just a few hours, search and rescue operations are about to end and reconstruction is starting.

MSF clinic damaged by Cyclone Mocha
26 Sep 2023

June to October is rainy season in Myanmar, the heavy and frequent rainstorms impact daily humanitarian activities, such as delivery of mobile clinics to refugee camps.  

Patient being screened for tuberculosis in Manila
25 Sep 2023

The international medical humanitarian organization Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) welcomed leaders’ signing of a political declaration on tuberculosis (TB) during the United Nations High-Level Meeting (HLM) on TB. 

21 Sep 2023

A diphtheria outbreak is surging through Nigeria and neighbouring countries, requiring an urgent increase in access to medicines and vaccination.

20 Sep 2023

MSF medical coordinator Manoelle Carton describes the situation in the Libyan cities of Derna and Susah, one week after the devastating floods caused by Storm Daniel.