The mid-upper arm circumference (MUAC) band is a simple, yet effective diagnostic tool for assessing malnutrition.
Kangaroo Care Wrap
It’s a simple fabric wrap and an essential tool for keeping newborns healthy, warm and close to their mothers.
Vital to MSF’s work in disease prevention, MSF teams use millions of these single-use sterile syringes every year.
Victims of natural disasters and armed conflicts are often left without shelter from the elements. These durable blankets save the day.
These protective nets are treated with insecticide and given to those most at risk from malaria, including children and pregnant women.
MSF surgeons use this most essential surgical tool to save the lives of thousands of people around the world.
Safe Delivery Kit
Packed with forceps, scissors, gauze and sterilizing tools, this kit has everything needed to deliver babies safely into their mother’s arms.
Administered to those infected with malaria, this medication works quickly to counteract the disease and help save lives.
This essential medical tool is vital for detecting health issues common among people at risk.
After a disaster or crisis, water is often in short supply or not safe to drink. Food safe plastic jugs help provide access to safe drinking water.
Packed with supplies to help doctors treat more than 600 patients, this gift helps stop the spread of the deadly waterborne infection and saves lives.
Waterproof in all sorts of climates, these tents provide protection for up to five people and a temporary home for families who have lost everything. 5% share of a tent.
Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food is packed with all the essential vitamins, minerals, fat and protein to regain a healthy body weight.
Brightly coloured and buoyant, these life jackets are easy to spot in the dark and keep the wearer’s head supported and above water. These lifejackets save lives.
Malaria Rapid Tests
MSF uses these tests in the busiest hospitals and most remote outposts. Just a single drop of blood and 15 minutes will diagnose the disease.
A child’s weight is vital to diagnosing malnutrition. Portable and easy-to-use, these scales can help save lives.
Surgeon's Tool Kit
MSF surgeons reach for these essential surgical instruments every day to help them save lives.
Vital transportation within remote communities, MSF outreach teams use bikes to check on seriously ill patients in hard to reach areas.
These insulated coolers store vaccinations at the optimum temperature to keep them active and effective at preventing illness.
Delivery rooms, operating rooms and hospital wards, these canvas tents help MSF deliver lifesaving medical care to millions of people every year.
Doctors in the field give people in crisis access to lifesaving medical care they otherwise would not receive.
From setting up health centres to training local staff to providing hands-on medical care in a crisis, MSF nurses are an indispensable part of every MSF mission.
MSF midwives deliver essential obstetric care to thousands of women and their babies, giving them a healthy start to their life together.
Emergency Health Kit
These kits provide the essential items needed to treat thousands of people in areas without medical services.
First Aid Kit
Packed with the basic medications and supplies for treating minor wounds and injuries, these portable kits are an essential part of every MSF mission.