Mozambique Stepping Up Surveillance Against Ebola
Although Mozambique is not on the list of high risk countries, the Health Ministry is monitoring the epidemic in Democratic Republic of Congo, and any eventual outbreaks in neighbouring countries.These measures follow the outbreak of ebola in the Kivu-North and Ituri provinces of the DR Congo, where there have been 2,671 diagnosed cases and 1,800 deaths since 2018.
The vaccine will be administered to up to 800 health professionals and frontline workers such as cleaners, ambulance personnel and mortuary and burial teams to prevent the spread ... Read more »
The World Health Organisation has declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo a public health emergency. One of the expected impacts of th Read more »
"It is time for the world to take notice and redouble our efforts. We need to work together in solidarity with the DRC to end this outbreak and build a better health system," said ... Read more »