The UN and leading aid groups have taken the step of formally declaring that the Ebola outbreak needs a major scale-up from the humanitarian community.
Health workers escort a new unconfirmed ebola patient to the reception, at a newly build MSF supported ebola treatment centre(ETC) in Bunia (file photo).
The New Humanitarian, 24 May 2019
After more than 1,240 deaths since the Ebola outbreak was declared in the Democratic Republic of Congo last August, international agencies and partners are calling for a reset in… Read more »
UN News, 28 May 2019
Although the Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continues to make headway thanks to the determination of health workers on the ground, insecurity is still… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Ebola Patients Are Human Beings Not Biosecurity Threats
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 28 May 2019
In February, I worked as a nurse with Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Katwa, North Kivu - a town in the Democratic Republic of Congo in the… Read more »
WHO, 30 May 2019
The government of Uganda and partners have so far invested over 18 million dollars in Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) preparedness and readiness. This was revealed at the just concluded… Read more »
Given that thousands of Ebola survivors reside in West Africa, the global community has learned about the high risk of health complications for those who suffered from the virus ... Read more »