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As we present the 2003 Annual Report of the US section of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), nearly one million people have been displaced by violence and are on the brink of starvation in the Darfur region of western Sudan. Because of your support, MSF is one of the only humanitarian organizations in Darfur providing aid directly to the most vulnerable people.

It is with great pleasure that we present the 2002 Annual Report describing the activities of the US section of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). None of the year’s accomplishments would have been possible without the strong support of our donors. With your help, MSF volunteers provided urgent medical care to victims of conflict and disaster in more than 80 countries in 2002.

This year’s Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) Annual Report is dedicated to the selfless and unfailing work of our medical and non-medical volunteers. The volunteer spirit upon which MSF was founded 30 years ago continues to infuse the relief work the organization performs around the world, as well as its public education and advocacy efforts here in the United States.

It is with great pleasure that we present to you the 2000 Annual Report of the US office of Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). This annual report is devoted to advocacy—speaking out and raising awareness—and the many ways in which MSF uses its presence and voice to shed light on injustices and abuses observed by volunteers in the course of their work.

NEW YORK, FEBRUARY 7, 2014—Violence in the Central African Republic has reached extreme and unprecedented levels, as civilians are abused by the main opposing armed groups, the ex-Seleka and the anti-Balaka, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today.

JUBA, SOUTH SUDAN, JANUARY 31, 2014 – Insecurity in South Sudan's Unity State has forced thousands of people to flee into the bush, including patients and more than two hundred South Sudanese staff members from a hospital run by the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the group said today.

JOHANNESBURG/NEWYORK, JANUARY 21, 2014—The international medical humanitarian organization Doctor Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is urging the South African government to continue to stand strong against a broad, multinational pharmaceutical industry effort to undermine and delay the efforts to reform patent laws and improve access to affordable medicines.

Jessie Gaffric recently completed an assignment as project coordinator of the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) project at the Bangui Community Hospital in Central African Republic (CAR), where the organization performs emergency surgery for victims of the violence that has convulsed the city for the past several months. Gaffric, who has carried out several missions for MSF in conflict settings, including Yemen and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, says this was her "most difficult" assignment yet:

Over the past few days, hundreds of people have been wounded and thousands have been displaced by heavy fighting in South Sudan’s Upper Nile, Unity, and Jonglei states, says the international medical organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), and MSF teams in Malakal and Nasir in Upper Nile State have treated 116 people with gunshot wounds.

Conakry, Guinea/New York, February 10, 2014—Medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has launched a campaign to vaccinate close to 400,000 children in Conakry, Guinea, against measles in the next three weeks. To date, there are 1,105 suspected cases, with 68 confirmed cases in the region, causing fear of a rapid explosion in the number of infections.

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