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      Dreams and detours: How I became a Doctors Without Borders nurse
      Dreams and detours: How I became a Doctors Without Borders nurse
      From childhood dreams to the frontline of humanitarian healthcare, Filipina nurse Ji shares the less thanstraight forward path that led her to Doctors...
      Khost Maternity Hospital is Open 24/7 – we rest when we have the chance
      Afghanistan
      Khost Maternity Hospital is Open 24/7 – we rest when we have the chance
      Renny Anggia Julianti is an Indonesian Ob-Gynecologist. On her first mission in 2019, she was assigned in Khost maternity hospital, Afghanistan. And s...
      Maternal health
      Child health
      Ukraine: Caring for the vulnerable people left behind by the war
      Ukraine
      Ukraine: Caring for the vulnerable people left behind by the war
      Doctors Without Boders' Dr Natalie Roberts has just come back from Ukraine, where she witnessed the severe challenges facing some of the most vulnerab...
      War and conflict
      “You have a medical train? I have patients for you.”
      Ukraine
      “You have a medical train? I have patients for you.”
      On the morning of Friday 1 April, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) finalised the first transfer or patients using a medical tr...
      War and conflict
      Life under bombing in Mariupol: How long will this disaster continue?
      Ukraine
      Life under bombing in Mariupol: How long will this disaster continue?
      A personal account from a long-time staff member of Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) from Mariupol, Ukraine. Sasha describes l...
      War and conflict
      The Philippines: Medical and mental health needs continue after Typhoon Rai
      Philippines
      The Philippines: Medical and mental health needs continue after Typhoon Rai
      From January to March 2022, Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) mounted an emergency response in Dinagat Island Province and the ...
      Natural disasters
      Ode to My Parents
      Afghanistan
      Ode to My Parents
      Wong Poh Fei recounts breaking the news of her recruitment to Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) for a first assignment in Sierr...
      Maternal health
      Child health
      Breathe: The Story of Saleem
      Afghanistan
      Breathe: The Story of Saleem
      It was an unspoken understanding that a sick newborn’s life is fragile in this country and that the loss of a child is a common occurrence in many wom...
      Maternal health
      Child health
      "You Cannot Change The Circumstances, But You Can Change Yourself"
      Afghanistan
      "You Cannot Change The Circumstances, But You Can Change Yourself"
      At Doctors Without Borders / Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Khost Maternity Hospital (also known as the ‘baby factory’), where roughly 50 babies are b...
      Maternal health
      Child health