Frequently asked questions

Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. Check us out at

The Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) South Asia inaugural Health and Humanity Summit 2023 aims to be a platform for critical discourse on humanitarian and public models of aid.   

The Summit aims to foster dialogue and create networks, initiate partnerships, and encourage collaborations between those at the intersections of the humanitarian space, tech and innovation, climate, and information ecosystems.  

Yes, it is an in-person event.

Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH), Colombo, Sri Lanka

No, it is a free of cost event although only registered people can attend. 

Certainly, you are welcome to invite your friends too! Feel free to share the registration link provided below with them. Only those who have registered will be permitted to attend the event on the designated day. Don’t forget to register yourself and your friends or colleagues using this link:

They close on 20 August 2024. 

Regrettably, the event will not be recorded as it is specifically organized as an in-person gathering. Nonetheless, select highlights from the summit will be shared subsequently through MSF South Asia’s official social media channels.