Helping Syrian wounded and victims of violence in Africa - MSF scrapbook #22

Welcome to the weekly round-up of MSF news. This week, our teams have been inundated in Syria, we have been treating victims of violence across Africa and we marked the third anniversary of the Haiti earthquake.


  1. Syria

  2. Two catastrophic events in Syria this week, a market bombing and a barrel bombing, mean our teams are working around the clock. Watch the video below for some background on our recent work in Syria.
  3. MSF Month in Focus: January 2013
  4. Also in the news

  5. Three years after the earthquake in Haiti, healthcare systems are still found wanting. Violence has broken out in several places in Africa: the conflict has escalated in Mali, rapes are being reported in the DRC and inter-communal violence continues in Kenya.
  6. On the blogs

  7. Meet Emma and Emily, a nurse and a doctor from the UK who are blogging for us from Uzbekistan and South Sudan respectively. Warning: you may find it very hard to stop reading once you start.
  8. You are a wonderful person wishes of goodness and good health to you, keep yourself safe.
  9. Good luck Emily, you a human with a big heart........