#Ebola

  • Article: West African States Unite to Fight the 'Ebola' of Root Crops
    Food & Hunger

    West African States Unite to Fight the 'Ebola' of Root Crops

    July 9, 2018|Voice of America

    The viral disease could condemn millions to hunger. Read more

  • 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: Latest Ebola Outbreak Could Settle by End of June, Experts Predict
    Health

    Latest Ebola Outbreak Could Settle by End of June, Experts Predict

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 12, 2018

    The current outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has led to 28 deaths. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years
    Health

    The Ebola Vaccine Is a Huge Canadian Accomplishment — and It Sat on the Shelf for Years

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 23, 2018

    The last notable Ebola outbreak killed more than 11,300 people in West Africa. 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: Ebola Is Spreading in the DRC. Here's How UK Aid Is Working to Stop It.
    AdvocacyHealth

    Ebola Is Spreading in the DRC. Here's How UK Aid Is Working to Stop It.

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 21, 2018

    Speed is paramount in stopping this outbreak before it becomes a repeat of 2014. 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