Since 1971, aid group Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has been working around the world to help people affected by diseases, famines and natural disasters. But now their commitment and experience are needed at home – in Europe.
The US president made the move as Brazil's COVID-19 crisis deepens and its death toll rises sharply. The proclamation bans entry for anyone who has been in Brazil in the last 14 days. Follow DW for the latest.
Doctors Without Borders has ended a cooperation saving migrants stranded at sea after its partner suspended rescue missions due to the coronavirus. The NGO has accused the EU of using the outbreak to keep migrants away.
The novel coronavirus could indirectly result in many more victims. That's because the fight against "classic" infectious diseases, like measles, TB, HIV and malaria, is in danger of falling behind.
After the first COVID-19 case was detected in the Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh, aid agencies warn that without additional resources, there would be a public health catastrophe.
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