life in the field

Pakistan: Remote management, team structure and training

Flavien is a log admin from France, currently working with Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in Pakistan. After five months of “remote management” from a base in Islamabad, he is about to travel to his project in the town of Chaman, on the border with Afghanistan. In this blog post, he compares some aspects of his second assignment with his first one.

Meet Jacques

Brigitte blogs from Haiti, where the Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders maternity hospital is soon due to close. This week she introduces some of the amazing team who have worked on the project...  

Everyday sacrifices

Brigitte is a nurse from Canada on her fourth field assignment with MSF in Port-au-Prince, Haiti as head nurse of a large obstetrical hospital. She is applying her experience gained from previous assignments as outreach nurse in Zemio, Central African Republic and Walikale, North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo, as well as, nurse trainer in Bambari, Central African Republic.