#Congo

  • Article: This Disease in the Congo Is Killing More People Than Ebola

    This Disease in the Congo Is Killing More People Than Ebola

    By Jacky Habib|Nov. 5, 2019

    More than 4,400 people have died in the current outbreak, but the media is barely talking about it. Read more

  • Article: A New Vaccine Just Arrived in the Congo to Help Combat the Current Ebola Outbreak

    A New Vaccine Just Arrived in the Congo to Help Combat the Current Ebola Outbreak

    By Jacky Habib|Nov. 4, 2019

    The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has claimed nearly 2,200 lives. Read more

  • Article: UN Honors Activist Who Helped Thousands of Refugees Return to the Congo

    UN Honors Activist Who Helped Thousands of Refugees Return to the Congo

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 25, 2019

    Conflict has forced 4.5 million Congolese to flee their homes and 850,000 to leave the country. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Outbreak Is a 'Global Wake-Up Call,' WHO Chief Says

    Ebola Outbreak Is a 'Global Wake-Up Call,' WHO Chief Says

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 9, 2019

    Donors, providing funding after epidemics escalate, must be proactive rather than reactionary. Read more

  • Article: 3 Radical Ideas That Could Help Stop the Congo's Ebola Outbreak
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    3 Radical Ideas That Could Help Stop the Congo's Ebola Outbreak

    May 23, 2019

    More than 1,000 people have died in the last 10 months. Read more

  • Article: The Congo's Ebola Outbreak Continues to Claim Lives and Infect Thousands

    The Congo's Ebola Outbreak Continues to Claim Lives and Infect Thousands

    By Gabrielle Deonath|May 15, 2019

    Violence and misinformation threaten treatment progress as experts' concerns grow. Read more

  • Article: Several Injured in Deadly Attack on Newly Reopened Ebola Treatment Center in Congo

    Several Injured in Deadly Attack on Newly Reopened Ebola Treatment Center in Congo

    From Voice of America|March 11, 2019

    Congo's health ministry has warned that the attacks could lead to an upsurge in Ebola cases. Read more

  • Article: This Ebola Survivor Delivered a Healthy Baby During One of the Worst Outbreaks in History

    This Ebola Survivor Delivered a Healthy Baby During One of the Worst Outbreaks in History

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 11, 2019

    Baby Sylvana tested negative for Ebola during Congo’s health crisis Read more