Preview: Yemen: In Aden’s only COVID-19 treatment centre we are seeing a catastrophe unfold

Yemen: In Aden’s only COVID-19 treatment centre we are seeing a catastrophe unfold

The number of deaths occurring in the COVID-19 treatment centre that Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) runs in Aden, Yemen, speaks to a wider catastrophe unfolding in the city, the international medical organisation said today. The UN and donor states need to do more urgently to help the response.  

South Sudan: Renewed violence in Pieri kills and wounds dozens, including MSF staff

South Sudan: Renewed violence in Pieri kills and wounds dozens, including MSF staff

MSF’s Head of Programmes in Afghanistan, Frederic Bonnot: “They came to kill the mothers"

MSF’s Head of Programmes in Afghanistan, Frederic Bonnot: “They came to kill the mothers"

South Sudan: Sharp increase in COVID-19 patients, concern about spread in camps

South Sudan: Sharp increase in COVID-19 patients, concern about spread in camps

Afghanistan: MSF condemns the revolting attack on pregnant women, mothers and babies

Afghanistan: MSF condemns the revolting attack on pregnant women, mothers and babies

COVID-19: MSF demands US stop deportations to Latin America and the Caribbean

Urgent steps are needed to clarify how COVID-19 medical tools will truly be “global public goods”

Urgent steps are needed to clarify how COVID-19 medical tools will truly be “global public goods”

MSF supports centre providing COVID-19 care to homeless people in the UK

MSF supports centre providing COVID-19 care to homeless people in the UK

Out of sight, but not out of mind: MSF’s COVID-19 response in care homes

Out of sight, but not out of mind: MSF’s COVID-19 response in care homes

Please find below a link to 4 pieces of b-roll from MSF's work in care homes across Italy, Spain and Belgium as well as two testimonies from our staff.

Northeast Syria: First COVID-19 fatality confirmed as concerns for response preparedness increase

Northeast Syria: First COVID-19 fatality confirmed as concerns for response preparedness increase

Burkina Faso: The COVID-19 outbreak will worsen the current humanitarian crisis

Burkina Faso: The COVID-19 outbreak will worsen the current humanitarian crisis

Central Mediterranean: Countering COVID-19 is no justification for letting people drown

Central Mediterranean: Countering COVID-19 is no justification for letting people drown

As European governments further constrain search and rescue, MSF and SOS MEDITERRANEE terminate Ocean Viking partnership

International organisations call on UK government to prevent Big Pharma profiteering from COVID-19

​​​​​​​International organisations ask the UK to guarantee that any COVID-19 medicines or technologies created with public funds are available to all, patent-free.

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