Gaza protest

War and conflict

Around one-third of our humanitarian and medical assistance is for populations caught in armed conflict.

Armed conflict devastates lives. Targeted, harassed and caught in hardship and poverty, people are forced into flight or live under siege and face indiscriminate attacks. Access to basic needs, like food and medical care, is often disrupted. Comprehensive medical and humanitarian support is vital, but health services are often scarce. In conflict zones, MSF does not take sides. We provide medical care based on needs alone, and work hard to reach those who need help the most.

MSF HOSPITAL, IDLIB Region, SYRIA
The conduct of this battle and its impact are extraordinary. Meinie Nicolai, nurse and MSF General Director
Syria

The voice from the hospital basement in East Ghouta

 
Consequences of war for civilian population in Bangassou
Central African Republic

“We simply can’t let these people down. But we remain vigilant”: MSF returns to Bangassou

Interview 18 Sep 2018
 
Tripoli damaged building
Libya

Evacuation of refugees and migrants out of Libya is urgently needed

Press Release 7 Sep 2018
 
Mexico Migrants Report 2017
Mexico

Abductions and violence, the price to pay to cross Mexico

Project Update 3 Sep 2018
 
CAR - Mar 2017
Central African Republic

Suffering mounts as armed groups return to Bambari

Project Update 31 Aug 2018
 
Cali – Enforced disappearances
Colombia

Suspended grief

Project Update 30 Aug 2018
 
Palestine

MSF statement regarding the death of a staff member in Gaza

Statement 29 Aug 2018
 
Displaced persons in Tin Hama
Mali

“People arrived exhausted; they ran out of water and food during the journey”

Project Update 27 Aug 2018
 
Aarsal clinic
Lebanon

One year after the battle, medical needs remain high in Arsal

Project Update 16 Aug 2018
 
BMRC - Baghdad medical rehabilitation center
Iraq

Helping victims of war get back on their feet

Project Update 9 Aug 2018
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