What would it take to vaccinate the world? International collaboration plus a whole lot of funding and innovation. Vaccine development is astonishingly expensive and can take decades. Globally, groups like the Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and Médecins Sans Frontières work…

A malaria outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is spinning “out of control,” with many children dying of malaria, according to Médecins Sans Frontières. Many children are dying at home from the disease because their parents cannot afford treatment. The…

Joanne Liu visiting the Ebola Management Centre ELWA3 in Monrovia, Liberia in November 2014. Pictured here with MSF physician's assistant Jackson Niamah, who addressed the UN Security Council in September 2014. ©Fernando Calero/MSF