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A Moment of Grace Amid Pervasive Chaos: A Surgeon's Letter from Bangui

David Rothstein is a pediatric surgeon in Buffalo, New York. He began working with Doctors Without Borders/Médedins Sans Frontières (MSF) in 2007 in

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CAR: MSF Begins Emergency Intervention in Kouango

In late 2014, thousands of people from the Kouango area of southern Central African Republic (CAR) began to cross the Ubangi River seeking safety in …

Lost in Transition | Doctors without borders

Today I woke up and didn’t know where I was. The air was cool, the room dark and still, the sheets wrapped around me smooth and unfamiliar smelling. …

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A life saved and a life lost | Doctors without borders

As I’ve mentioned before, Zemio, and the province it sits in to the extreme east of CAR, is by and large an oasis of relative peace in this …

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Benediction | Doctors without borders

Foreword: the episode that I am writing about here happened some months ago. It’s taken time for me to be able to write about it – time even to be …

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CAR: Ongoing Violence Means Ongoing Health Needs in Bambari Area

Field newsCAR: Ongoing Violence Means Ongoing Health Needs in Bambari AreaFebruary 25, 2015The volatile security situation in Bambari, in the Ouaka …

Central African Republic

CAR: MSF Begins Vaccination Campaign for 18,000 Displaced by Violence

Field newsCAR: MSF Begins Vaccination Campaign for 18,000 Displaced by ViolenceFebruary 25, 2015This week, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans …

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Rested and ready to return | Doctors without borders

I’m sat writing from the capital Bangui waiting for my internal flight back to Zemio. I’ve been a bit silent in the old blogosphere these last three …

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Central African Republic: A Year of Chaos

VideoCentral African Republic: A Year of ChaosDecember 12, 2014Despite international aid efforts, Central African Republic (CAR) is still enduring an …

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CAR: Attacks Against MSF Threaten Humanitarian Aid

Press releaseCAR: Attacks Against MSF Threaten Humanitarian AidNovember 11, 2014Attacks and extortion against providers of humanitarian assistance on …

Humanitarianism

CAR: MSF Cares for Victims of Sexual Violence

The fear and trauma of sexual violence has sadly become a part of life for an unknown number of women, men, and children in Central African Republic …

Central African Republic

CAR: Ten Days of Violence in Bangui

Voice from the FieldCAR: Ten Days of Violence in BanguiOctober 23, 2014MSF head of mission Delphine Chedorge discusses the situation in Bangui, where …

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CAR: "Despite All the Risks, We Are Still Committed"

Voice from the FieldCAR: "Despite All the Risks, We Are Still Committed"October 24, 2014MSF project coordinator Roelant Zwaanswijk discusses the …

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CAR: An Upsurge in Violence Hinders Access to Medical Care in Bangui

The situation in Bangui, capital of Central African Republic, has been extremely tense since a new wave of violence broke out on October 7. Men and …

Press Releases

MSF PICTURE DESK on Twitter

Irène seeks medical care for her daughter at the #MSF hospital in the displaced camp by Mpoko airport. #CARcrisis pic.twitter.com/iSeOdJv2lY

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Treating Survivors of Sexual Violence in Central African Republic

Treating Survivors of Sexual Violence in Central African RepublicWomen and children are extremely vulnerable to sexual violence during times of …

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Central African Republic: A Day in the Bush

Central African Republic: A Day in the Bush MSF is providing care to people displaced by violence in Central African Republic.

Central African Republic

Central African Republic: Insecurity Forces MSF to Halt Activities in Batangafo

Central African Republic: Insecurity Forces MSF to Halt Activities in Batangafo Insecurity has forced Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans …

Africa

CAR: MSF Receives 31 New Wounded at Bangui's General Hospital

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A patient recovers in Bangui General Hospital.

August 20, 2014

Renewed fighting has flared up following unrest in the PK5 …

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CAR: Thousands Seek Refuge in Batangafo

People in Batangafo, Central African Republic (CAR), are struggling to continue normal lives in the wake of intense fighting between Seleka militias …

International Relations

MSF Press Briefing on Crisis in Central African Republic

MSF Press Briefing on Crisis in Central African RepublicSylvain Groulx, MSF head of mission for Central African Republic
Dounia Dekhili, MSF deputy

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All Things Considered: Amid CAR's Bloodshed, Thousands Dead And Little Help For The Living

All Things Considered: Amid CAR's Bloodshed, Thousands Dead And Little Help For The LivingSylvain Groulx describes the neglected humanitarian needs …

Press Releases

Central African Republic: "A Tent Doesn't Offer Much Protection from Bullets!"

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May 08, 2015

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Documentary: In Central African Republic, Suitcase or Coffin?

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May 20, 2015

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May 20, 2015

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May 08, 2015

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Central African Republic: Study Reveals Widespread Loss of Life Due to Violence

Central African Republic: Study Reveals Widespread Loss of Life Due to Violence

Central African Republic

Central African Refugees in Chad and Cameroon: "Suitcase or Coffin"

Central African Refugees in Chad and Cameroon: "Suitcase or Coffin"A retrospective mortality survey conducted by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins …

Cameroon

Tackling Sleeping Sickness in the Central African Republic

Africa

CAR: Conflict "Will Have Ramifications for Years to Come"

CAR: Conflict "Will Have Ramifications for Years to Come"Although international forces on the ground are growing in number, they are still unable to …

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