#Congo

  • Article: 'We Are Still at War' With Ebola Outbreak, WHO Director Warns
    Health

    'We Are Still at War' With Ebola Outbreak, WHO Director Warns

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 13, 2018

    The outbreak is stabilizing in the Congo, but the battle is not yet won. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox
    Health

    Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 22, 2018

    Ebola has killed a suspected 26 people in the Congo. Read more

  • Article: The First Round of Ebola Vaccines Has Arrived in the Congo
    Health

    The First Round of Ebola Vaccines Has Arrived in the Congo

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 17, 2018

    An Ebola outbreak was officially declared on May 8. Read more

  • Article: WHO Will Deploy 4,000 Ebola Vaccines in the Congo to Stop Outbreak
    Health

    WHO Will Deploy 4,000 Ebola Vaccines in the Congo to Stop Outbreak

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 14, 2018

    This is the country’s ninth Ebola outbreak since 1976. Read more

  • Article: 400,000 Children Are Close to Dying of Hunger in the Congo, UNICEF Says
    Food & Hunger

    400,000 Children Are Close to Dying of Hunger in the Congo, UNICEF Says

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 11, 2018

    It’s due to a “perfect storm of poverty, deprivation, and conflict.” Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more

  • Article: A New Outbreak Is Threatening Ebola Survivors in Congo
    Health

    A New Outbreak Is Threatening Ebola Survivors in Congo

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 11, 2017

    Just weeks after the end of the Ebola epidemic. Read more

  • Article: Congo's 'Hidden' Hunger Crisis Leaves Millions In Need of Food Aid
    Food & Hunger

    Congo's 'Hidden' Hunger Crisis Leaves Millions In Need of Food Aid

    Aug. 15, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "It's a humanitarian tsunami, but it's a silent tsunami" Read more