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By Doctors Without Borders | MSF has worked in the Central African Republic since 1997.

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 news

February 25, 2015

Field news

September 17, 2014

Slideshow

August 29, 2014

August 20, 2014

Press release

August 20, 2014

Field news

August 18, …

Press Releases

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 …

Central African Republic

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

Press release

November 11, 2014

Voice from the Field

October 24, 2014

Voice from the Field

October 23, 2014

Field news

October 14, 2014

Field news

September …

Central African Republic

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 …

Humanitarian Aid

CAR: MSF Cares for Victims of Sexual Violence

Field newsCAR: MSF Cares for Victims of Sexual ViolenceOctober 30, 2014Since July 2014, MSF has offered assistance and support to survivors of rape …

Sexual Violence

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 …

Central African Republic

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 …

Central African Republic

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

Field newsCAR: An Upsurge in Violence Hinders Access to Medical Care in BanguiOctober 14, 2014 The situation in Bangui, capital of Central African …

Medicine

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

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 …

Central African Republic

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

Insecurity has forced Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) to stop its activity almost entirely in the city of Batangafo, in …

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

CAR: MSF Receives 31 New Wounded at Bangui's General HospitalRenewed fighting in Bangui has resulted in an influx of new patients at the General …

General Hospital

CAR: Thousands Seek Refuge in Batangafo

CAR: Thousands Seek Refuge in Batangafo

Refuge

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

Central African Republic

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!"

Central African Republic: "A Tent Doesn't Offer Much Protection from Bullets!" "We spent much of the morning lying on the floor. We tried to work, …

Central African Republic

Documentary: In Central African Republic, Suitcase or Coffin?

Documentary: In Central African Republic, Suitcase or Coffin?For Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the situation in Central …

Central African Republic

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

PARIS/BANGUI/NEW YORK—A retrospective mortality study conducted by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without …

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

A retrospective mortality survey conducted by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) between March 26 and April 8, 2014, found that 8 …

Cameroon

Tackling Sleeping Sickness in the Central African Republic

Tackling Sleeping Sickness in the Central African RepublicIn November 2011, MSF staff in the Central African Republic held a sleeping sickness …

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 …

Central African Republic

One Among Thousands of Victims in Central African Republic

One Among Thousands of Victims in Central African Republic Dorassio is 23. He is among the many victims of the inter-communal violence taking place …

Central African Republic

Central African Republic: A Muslim Enclave Gripped by Fear

More than 90 percent of the western Central African Republic’s Muslim inhabitants have fled violence in the past few months. Armed international …

Religion

Treating the Displaced in Carnot, Central African Republic

Treating the Displaced in Carnot, Central African RepublicIn Carnot, around 900 displaced Muslim people are staying at a Catholic Church in crowded …

Central African Republic

CAR: Civilians Killed, Displaced By Systematic Violence

Scores of civilians have been killed, displaced, and cut off from medical care by organized violence in the Ouaka region of the Central African …