Médecins sans Frontières

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Médecins sans Frontières

The world’s largest private medical disaster relief organisation, which provides medical assistance and humanitarian aid to refugee camps and victims of war, famine, natural disasters, and epidemics in the form of emergency medical care, immunisation and hygienic services, food and water, education, and training.

Médecins sans Frontières    
• Provides essential healthcare during and after conflict.
• Treats people affected by epidemic diseases.
• Helps people in the aftermath of natural disasters.
• Offers medical care to those excluded from healthcare.
• Rehabilitates hospitals and clinics.
• Runs vaccination programmes.
• Performs surgery.
• Operates feeding centres for malnourished children.
• Provides psychological support.
• Runs water and sanitation projects.
• Provides training to local personnel in remote healthcare centres and slum areas.
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A Medicins Sans Frontieres Hospital in the northwestern town of Maarat al-Numan was hit by four missiles in two attacks just minutes apart.
Colville said that in Maarat al-Numan, in Idlib Governorate, two hospitals were attacked, including one supported by Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF or Doctors Without Borders), which was reportedly hit by four missiles, allegedly killing nine people and injuring 30 others.
Medical humanitarian organisation Medicins Sans Frontieres has been at the forefront of efforts to deliver humanitarian aid to some of the region's fiercest conflicts.
This situation has shown us how much we must fight for those who are survivors,' Fanta Oulen Camara, who works for Medicins Sans Frontieres Belgium (Doctors Without Borders), told Reuters.
A Saudi-led airstrike has also hit a hospital run by medical aid group Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF) in the Yemeni city of Sa'ada, according to the group's statement.
In the Houthi-held northwestern city of Saada, multiple Saudi-led airstrikes hit a hospital run by Medicins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders), the group said Tuesday.
One day, Abdullah, who wants to be a surgeon, hopes to have a Medicins Sans Frontieres representation from Oman.
There are lots of people who talk about it but you have to really look for evidence of this on the ground," said Jerome Mouton, Guinea country manager for Medicins Sans Frontieres (MSF).
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The deadly virus has defied efforts by governments to control it, prompting the leading charity fighting the outbreak Medicins Sans Frontieres to call for the UN Security Council to take charge of efforts to stop the epidemic.
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