New Drive to Fund DR Congo's Ebola Fight
The Democratic Republic of Congo needs an estimated U.S. $148 million to fight the current Ebola outbreak until July, says the World Bank, which has just announced grants of up to $80 million.
Congo-Kinshasa: U.S.$80 Million Raised to Fight Ebola, More Needed
allAfrica, 28 February 2019
The World Bank, supported by Japan, Germany and Australia, has allocated up to U.S. $80 million in grants over the next six months to help fight Ebola in the Democratic Republic of… Read more »
World Bank, 28 February 2019
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An Ebola tratment centre at a hospital in Beni in the DR Congo's North Kivu province.
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