WHO Alert System May Have Delayed Ebola Funds
The World Health Organization first knew about last year's Ebola outbreak in late March, but it was not declared an international public emergency until August.
SciDev.Net, 5 February 2015
Payment delays caused by an inefficient global alert system for health crises have hampered the world's response to Ebola. Read more »
The dead body management team at the IFRC Ebola treatment centre in Kenema Sierra Leone
Deutsche Welle, 4 February 2015
The spread of Ebola may been made worse because international donors failed to fully honor their funding pledges, a new study has argued. It says it took half a year for support to… Read more »