As in many such situations children stand to suffer the most. MSF has operated a therapeutic feeding programme in Bentiu since 2010. The most severely malnourished and unwell are admitted to the inpatient therapeutic feeding centre (ITFC) for medical and nutritional care. Other children attend the ambulatory clinic here in Bentiu or mobile clinics in the surrounding areas. A small number of expats and a team of national staff deliver basic care comprising therapeutic milk and food, medications, vaccinations and health education. It’s not high tech but it works, most of the time at least. Last year more than 5,000 children received treatment.