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UMOJA: A village where no men are allowed
These Kenyan women have faced violence and oppression in their community for many years. They say violence and male dominance are part of their culture—a part that they do not like. Following a fierce leader, Rebecca, the women of Umoja started their own village. A village where no men are allowed. A village that is safe for women to live well, eat healthy, and support each other. Watch this moving documentary to see how the Umoja women created a safe space, and sustained living. 

UMOJA: A village where no men are allowed

These Kenyan women have faced violence and oppression in their community for many years. They say violence and male dominance are part of their culture—a part that they do not like. Following a fierce leader, Rebecca, the women of Umoja started their own village. A village where no men are allowed. A village that is safe for women to live well, eat healthy, and support each other. Watch this moving documentary to see how the Umoja women created a safe space, and sustained living. 

FINAL WEEK OF MSF.TV
October is coming to an end, and so is our live news channel of MSF behind the scenes work. Download this week’s TV Guide so you don’t miss out on the LAST WEEK of MSF.TV!
Highlights of the week:
Tuesday (10/23): Violence in Papua New Guinea
Wednesday (10/24): A Photographer’s Experience
Thursday (10/25): Mission in Somalia
Friday (10//26): Humanitarian Crisis of Today

FINAL WEEK OF MSF.TV

October is coming to an end, and so is our live news channel of MSF behind the scenes work. Download this week’s TV Guide so you don’t miss out on the LAST WEEK of MSF.TV!

Highlights of the week:

  • Tuesday (10/23): Violence in Papua New Guinea
  • Wednesday (10/24): A Photographer’s Experience
  • Thursday (10/25): Mission in Somalia
  • Friday (10//26): Humanitarian Crisis of Today

MSF.TV - Delivering Aid in Armed Conflicts.

When working in war-torn areas, it’s often challenging to differentiate military aid and humanitarian aid. Intentions are blurred as military groups provide food and clinics for their own political gain. Where do armies end, and humanitarians begin? Watch this thought-provoking animated video to see how MSF is able to support clinics in warzones while remaining weapons-free.

MSF.TV: Neglected People
Over 15 million refugees worldwide flee persecution. Refugees have a right to flee, and a right to healthcare. Like everyone.

Celebrating the cultures of the countries that we provide humanitarian aid in, here are some photo finalists from our international MSF.TV Cultural Photography Competition

"Communities themselves are often the first responders," says Penny Harrison from OxFamAustralia.

What role do you think first responders play in natural disasters? In case you missed yesterday’s debate on how effective response is, watch it on demand now, with participants from MSF, OxFamAustralia, and AusAID.

"Communities themselves are often the first responders," says Penny Harrison from OxFamAustralia.

What role do you think first responders play in natural disasters? In case you missed yesterday’s debate on how effective response is, watch it on demand now, with participants from MSF, OxFamAustralia, and AusAID.

MSF.TV DEBATE | Natural Disasters

How effective is emergency aid following a natural disaster? What are the challenges that aid workers face in delivering aid to the people most in need?

Have your question or comment discussed Wednesday (TODAY) at 7 PM PDT / 10 PM EDT in our debate with Kate Gracey, MSF Field Worker, Penny Harrison, Associate Director of International Programs Oxfam Australia, Catherine Walker, AusAID and Ann Taylor, MSF Regional Emergency Coordinator Asia Pacific Region.

MSF.TV DEBATE | Natural Disasters

How effective is emergency aid following a natural disaster? What are the challenges that aid workers face in delivering aid to the people most in need?

Have your question or comment discussed Wednesday (TODAY) at 7 PM PDT / 10 PM EDT in our debate with Kate Gracey, MSF Field Worker, Penny Harrison, Associate Director of International Programs Oxfam Australia, Catherine Walker, AusAID and Ann Taylor, MSF Regional Emergency Coordinator Asia Pacific Region.

MSF.TV | Watch how Grannies fight back in a Kenyan Slum

At this Kenyan slum, grannies are raped and beaten by boys young enough to be their grandchildren. The “kung fu grannies” gather at community meetings to teach themselves self defense, and bravely fight back offenders—“Before there was a lot of fear. But thanks to the training, we now feel free.”

MSF.TV | Watch how Grannies fight back in a Kenyan Slum

At this Kenyan slum, grannies are raped and beaten by boys young enough to be their grandchildren. The “kung fu grannies” gather at community meetings to teach themselves self defense, and bravely fight back offenders—“Before there was a lot of fear. But thanks to the training, we now feel free.”