Twenty years ago, Mulikat travelled to a specialist hospital in northwest Nigeria to be treated for a devastating disease. Now, she works to inspire young patients and adds her voice to MSF advocacy for survivors of the condition.
When British advocacy advisor Emily joins a mobile medical team visiting remote Rohingya camps in Myanmar, she gains insight into the challenges of delivering healthcare to this minority group – and the discrimination Rohingya people face every day.
In the midst of an emergency, our focus will always be on saving lives. But what role should humanitarians play in a broader issue, like the climate crisis, Canadian advocacy officer Sandra Smiley asks.
What is advocacy, and how can it help our patients? James, a doctor from the UK, explains how a Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) advocacy team working in Sierra Leone is making a difference in the aftermath of Ebola