Myanmar: MSF to resume HIV/AIDS and all other activities in Kachin, Shan and Yangon but concerns remain for Rakhine
3-2 | On February 27, Médecins Sans Frontières Holland (MSF) received a written order from the Union Government of Myanmar to cease all operations in the country, which led to a full closure of all MSF Holland clinics on February 28.
MSF concerned about the fate of tens of thousands of patients in Myanmar after being ordered to cease activities
2-28 | Médecins Sans Frontières Holland (MSF) has been ordered by the Union Government of Myanmar to cease all activities in the country.
1-6 | Visit “See What We See” multimedia website The fight against HIV/AIDS has been hailed as one of the most successful public health projects in human history, but teams from Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) see the revolution as unfulfilled for millions of people excluded from treatment.
11-27 | ‘Patent opposition’ seeks to ensure production of affordable generics Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) supports the ‘patent opposition’ just filed at India’s Patent Office by the Initiative for Medicines, Access & Knowledge (I-MAK), which aims to prevent US pharmaceutical company Gilead/Pharmasset from gaining a patent in India on sofosbuvir, a drug for hepatitis C that is coming to market soon with an anticipated exorbitant price Gilead is expected to charge around $8
11-4 | Access CampaignThe Union World Conference on Lung Health was held in Paris. MSF urged for a new approach to developing and pricing new tuberculosis (TB) medicines, so that the global TB response can deliver the new treatment combinations needed to close the deadly treatment gap for drug-resistant TB (DR-TB).Meanwhile, GAVI Alliance commenced its review meeting in Stockholm.