A call for peace in Yemen

Statement in support of the International Parliamentary Conference for Peace in YemenRead more

Six months of Safe Surgeries!

The Safe Surgeries network has come a long way since it was launched in May - read about our progress in primary careRead more

On the Greek Islands, people live in limbo and uncertainty

Doctors of the World support on a daily basis vulnerable asylum seekers and migrants in the Municipality of Lesvos Mavrovouni. On the island, their physical and mental health is deteriorating.Read more

Belgium: Police violence against migrants and refugees in transit

A Doctors of the World survey highlights the fact that 1 out of 4 migrants is facing police violence in Belgium. The report shows that this violence is diverse, illegal and abusive: from physical violence such as punches, feet and batons, to forced and arbitrary strip searches, racketeering, humiliation and violence.Read more

World Mental Health Day An invisible crisis prevails in Syria and Iraq

An invisible crisis is happening in the countries affected by the Syrian and Iraqi crises. Doctors of the World (Médecins du Monde) releases a booklet to mark World Mental Health Day.Read more

Doctor Mukwege wins Nobel Peace Prize

Mukwege was honoured for his brave fight against sexual violence against women in Democratic Republic of Congo.Read more

The Hidden Refugee Crisis in Bosnia and Croatia

Migrants crossing to Croatia from Bosnia are being pushed back and harassed by the Croatian police. With over 13,000 migrants arriving in Bosnia last year (a 15-fold increase from the previous year) a new refugee crisis along the Balkan route is developing.Read more

Protect human rights before it is too late

On the occasion of a high-ranking meeting in Berlin, the presidents of Doctors of the World’s (DOTW) 15 chapters release a powerful joint statement against populism, isolationism and human rights abuses.Read more