Niger: Intervention teams are working hard against meningitis

Vaccinating 10,000 children over 60,000km of desert roads

5 Amazing ways smartphones can make a difference

For better or worse, smartphones have changed the world in a way few gadgets have before.

For our teams overseas, the impact has been overwhelmingly positive. Not only do smartphones help us stay better connected to our friends and families back home, they are revolutionising the ways in which we help people in need.

Here are just five innovative ways in which smartphones have changed how we reach, diagnose, care for and treat our patients.  

MSF month in focus: June 2017

Watch our Month in Focus video for an in-depth look at our work across the globe this past month:

This month, we look at:

Nigeria: Four steps to coordinating a vaccination campaign

Nigeria: Fighting the worst meningitis C outbreak since 2008

2015: A year in pictures

Niger: "It was chaos, the hospital was full to bursting"