#Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • Article: Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says
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    Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says

    Aug. 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The figure is much higher than previously estimated. Read more

  • Article: An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict
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    An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2018

    This could be very bad news for health workers. Read more

  • Article: World Health Organization Pleads for End of Conflict in Congo as Ebola Spreads
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    World Health Organization Pleads for End of Conflict in Congo as Ebola Spreads

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 20, 2018

    There have been more than 50 probable cases and at least 41 deaths so far. Read more

  • Article: NBA Star Serge Ibaka Is Raising Health Awareness On and Off the Court
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    NBA Star Serge Ibaka Is Raising Health Awareness On and Off the Court

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 14, 2018

    Ibaka is known for more than his dominant defensive skills. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Outbreak Has Officially Been Defeated in the Congo
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    The Ebola Outbreak Has Officially Been Defeated in the Congo

    By Joe McCarthy|July 25, 2018

    The disease’s containment is a testament to improved health care. Read more

  • Article: These Are the World's 'Most Neglected' Crises
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    These Are the World's 'Most Neglected' Crises

    June 8, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Six of the world's 10 most neglected crises are in Africa, according to a new study. Read more

  • Article: WHO Will Deploy 4,000 Ebola Vaccines in the Congo to Stop Outbreak
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    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: The Democratic Republic of Congo Has Declared Another Ebola Outbreak
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    The Democratic Republic of Congo Has Declared Another Ebola Outbreak

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 9, 2018

    It’s the ninth outbreak in the DRC. Read more