Doctors Without Borders

Summer Games Done Quick releases weeklong speedrunning schedule benefiting Doctors Without Borders

Summer Games Done Quick has released the schedule of games that it will host during its week of marathon speedrunning, scheduled from June 24 to July 1, 2018.<p>The event is taking place at Bloomington, Minnesota, but the show will also stream live on Twitch. During the marathon, Games Done Quick will …

Business

Aquarius volunteers explain what makes them tick

In this final report, Filip Warwick looks at what drives members of the Aquarius SOS-MSF (Médecins sans frontières) to do this kind of work.

Doctors Without Borders

Wider Dangers of Yemen’s War

More than three years of conflict in Yemen have resulted in one of world’s worst humanitarian emergencies. People are suffering from direct violence, …

Middle East

Recruitment Information Session - Boulder, CO

All prospective medical and non-medical aid workers: join us for a presentation and question & answer session to learn more about how you can become …

Boulder

Patients go home empty-handed due to ongoing Nehawu strike

Patients in the North West are being turned back empty-handed due to shortages of medicine as a result of an ongoing strike‚ says Doctors Without …

Doctors Without Borders

Foreign doctors treated 30 Palestinians treated for injury since Thursday

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>30 wounded Palestinian protesters have been treated in the Gaza Strip over the last two days, Doctors …

Medicine

Learn more about the global refugee crisis at UAB next week

"Forced from Home" is a traveling exhibition about the challenges the more than 65 million displaced people across the world face.

Birmingham, AL

How You Can Help the People of Syria

As the situation in Syria worsens, many charities are working together to aid those living in targeted areas.<p><b>Update</b>: Early on the morning of Monday, April 9, it was confirmed that overnight air strikes were carried out against a Syrian military base, reportedly leaving 14 people dead. According to</i> …

Middle East

URGENT FIELD NEED: Pediatric Anesthesiologists

<b>Doctors Without Borders (MSF) is actively recruiting pediatric anesthesiologists to work in our field hospital in Monrovia, Liberia.</b><p>-minimum 6 week …

Recruitment

Witnessing a Genocide: Humanitarian Workers in Rwanda

<i>They are on the frontlines of any major conflict or disaster – but how much is known about the daily experiences of humanitarian workers in these</i> …

Africa

Recruitment Information Session - Madawaska, ME

All prospective medical and non-medical aid workers: join us for a presentation and question & answer session to learn more about how you can become …

Recruitment

#WorldTBDay: The barriers hampering the irradication of TB

This World Tuberculosis Day, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) profiles five key strategies on which government and donors should focus their finances …

Disease

Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya refugees from Myanmar fled to Bangladesh following a campaign of targeted violence against the community …

North Africa

MSF: Palestinian protesters face 'injuries of unusual severity'

At least 39 Palestinians have been killed and hundreds wounded in four weeks of protest against Israel’s blockade.<p>Palestinian protesters in Gaza who have been shot by Israeli soldiers have suffered what the medical charity Doctors Without Borders calls “devastating injuries of unusual severity”.<p>The …

Middle East

Exhibit: See refugee crisis through doctors' eyes

Doctors Without Borders is bringing its traveling exhibit about the global refugee crisis to Houston for four days at Rice University and the …

Rice University

Recruitment Information Session - Pittsburgh, PA

All prospective medical and non-medical aid workers: join us for a presentation and question & answer session to learn more about how you can become …

Human Resources

DRC: “The Only Way for Me to Survive Was to Flee”

More than 100,000 people have been forced from their homes in Ituri province, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as result of violence in the area …

Africa

The Neglected Solution to the TB Crisis by Joanne Liu & Paul Farmer

BOSTON/GENEVA – In an age of rapid technological innovation, it is shameful that almost two million people will die from tuberculosis this year …

Public Health

Olivier Kugler:

Reportage Comics<p>The proactive, attentive, sensitive approach of Olivier Kugler to graphic reportage takes him into firsthand, face-to-face exchanges …

Persian Gulf

‘We Are On The Edge’: The Plight Of Displaced People In Eastern Ukraine

The frontline of a conflict reaches further than where the shells drop<p>The frontline of a conflict reaches further than where the shells drop. It …

Chronic Disease

Have Mercy! The US Navy Now Wants To Retire One Of Its Two Hospital Ships

The Navy's two hospital ships are expensive to operate and maintain, but offer capabilities found in no other Navy in the world.<p>MC3 Clay M. …

Military

If Australia Takes In South Africans, We Can’t Ignore The Rohingya

Home Affairs minister Peter Dutton wants to give "special attention" to white South African farmers for possible fast-tracked humanitarian visas. The …

South Africa

Zimbabwe:Teen Sex Fuels HIV/Aids Crisis

[CAJ News] Harare -The rates of adolescents' pregnancy and HIV/AIDS are on the rise in Zimbabwe as the youngsters fail to access sexual and …

Public Health

The Man Behind The #IAmStillAlive Hashtag Was Just Killed In Syria

"Living here between death, siege or bombardment. I invite the whole world to stand by us."

Social Media

Ituri Province, DRC

Tens of thousands have fled a fresh outbreak of violence in Democratic Republic of Congo . But many of their pressing needs are not being...<p>The near …

Africa

Tom Huveners

Dear Friends,<p>Thank you for visiting our fundraising page, and joining us to support the lifesaving mission of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans …

Disease

U.N. Fact Finders Say Facebook Played a 'Determining' Role in Violence Against the Rohingya

A U.N. fact-finding mission has highlighted the role of social media networks, and Facebook in particular, in fueling hate speech against the …

World

Dear Sunrise: Some alternative pitches for the Hot Topics segment

Hey Sunrise!<p>Long time viewer, first time caller.<p>I saw this morning you had an illuminating segment about placing Aboriginal kids in out-of-home care. …

Jacqui Lambie

Refugees in Africa and Middle East - Center for High Impact Philanthropy - University of Pennsylvania

1. Support nonprofits providing urgent, humanitarian aid.<p>Examples include:<p>Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) provides emergency …

World Food Program

These Three Far-Right YouTubers Were Denied Entry To The United Kingdom For Being "Not Conducive To The Public Good"

“Border Force has the power to refuse entry to an individual if it is considered that his or her presence in the UK is not conducive to the public good," a spokesperson told BuzzFeed News.

Rights & Freedoms