"Lulwa Al Kilansi is an MSF project manager in the Al Kashafa refugee camp hospital, in White Nile State, Sudan. Lulwa has been working in Al Kashafa for the last six months. In this personal post, Lulwa blogs about life for the people in the camp..."
Mike, a doctor from the UK, has recently arrived in Irbid, Jordan, where MSF is providing vital healthcare to Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanians. In today's blog, he reflects on an interesting...
Obstetrician / Gynaecologist
"I had an opportunity to join one of the surgeons, and the mood in the operating theatre was electrifying. I think this comes from seeing the patients walk through the double doors into theatre with these huge smiles on their face. They know this is going to be a special day for them, and the next big step on their recovery journey..."
On an early morning in November, a knock at my door. They were here. A dance troupe, a film crew, a graffiti artist, two Congolese hip-hop stars and five HIV activists, one of whom was heavily pregnant. All the planning, the recordings, the rehearsals, it was all culminating in this.
In the town of Eshowe, South Africa, 1 in 4 people between the ages of 15 and 59 is HIV positive. Slindile is part of the MSF / Doctors Without Borders team trying to combat the disease and is based...