In Nigeria, Avocats sans Frontières France, an organization supported by the UN Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture, achieves redress for three victims of torture and arbitrary detention in seminal court cases. More at #StandUp4HumanRights
A health worker takes a break at a temporary field hospital set up by Medecins Sans Frontieres in Khayelitsha township near Cape Town, South Africa. More faces of exhaustion, fear and hope on the coronavirus frontlines: 📷 Mike Hutchings
In a rare and forceful statement, medical charity Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has detailed the ‘absolute devastation’ Australia’s offshore detention policy has wrought on asylum seekers stuck on Nauru.
“I’m still haunted.” Médecins Sans Frontières clinical psychologist, Dr Christine Rufener says she’s worked with victims of torture and survivors of sexual violence, but she has never seen mental health cases like ones she saw working with refugees on Nauru#TheDrum
Médecins Sans Frontières doctor Christine Rufener was visibly upset as she described the conditions refugees on Nauru would face in the absence of medical help. Mental health workers were given their marching orders at the weekend: