Stories From Patients & Staff

Jennifer Craig on her second assignment as logistics manager with MSF staff in Nduta camp, Tanzania

Jennifer is a member of our Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Australia recruitment team, from Perth. She has built a career with MSF over five overseas assignments including in Nigeria, Tanzania, Cambodia and Palestine.

mobile clinics
10 Nov 2023

After the devastating monsoons in Pakistan in 2022, MSF set up a community-based malnutrition program in the remote part of Dadu district.

herat earhtqyake survivors
27 Oct 2023

Herat Province in western Afghanistan has been hit by three powerful earthquakes as well as innumerable aftershocks of varying strengths. Earthquake survivors share their stories.


Loay Harb, a nurse with Medecins Sans Frontieres, shares in his own words the desperate situation on the ground in Gaza.

12 Oct 2023

Eunice Soro, a mental health counsellor working for Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF), at Yei in Central Equatoria state in South Sudan, shares her experiences implementing mental health activities in the community, and maintaining self-care while helping others. 

destruction in Gaza
11 Oct 2023

The situation in Gaza is catastrophic; the hospitals are overwhelmed. The number of wounded is extremely high – there is a constant influx into all the hospitals in the Gaza Strip. The medical teams are exhausted, working around the clock to treat the wounded. Léo Cans, MSF head of mission for Palestine provided us with an account of what he is witnessing.

The small city of Talat Nyakoub has been severely affected with many bultings collapsed
05 Oct 2023

Fouzia Bara, a French-Moroccan nurse with MSF emergency response team, shares her experience  providing first psychological aid to the people in the Morroccan villages affected by the earthquake.

MSF Health promoter Aisha working in the White Nile state project in Sudan.
04 Oct 2023

Aisha, a health promoter with Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), works in refugee camps supporting woman and children displaced by the conflict in Sudan.