#Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Article: Yemen Once Again Ranked as Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    Yemen Once Again Ranked as Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2020

    “The people of Yemen need humanitarian relief now.” Read more

  • Article: World’s Largest Measles Outbreak Kills Thousands in Congo

    World’s Largest Measles Outbreak Kills Thousands in Congo

    By Catherine Caruso|Jan. 8, 2020

    Vaccination is key to preventing the spread of the deadly disease. Read more

  • Article: First 'Relapse' Recorded in Congo Ebola Outbreak

    First 'Relapse' Recorded in Congo Ebola Outbreak

    By Catherine Caruso|Dec. 20, 2019

    The relapsed patient is believed to have infected 11 other people so far. Read more

  • Article: Zambia's Health Minister Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Against Polio
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    Zambia's Health Minister Urges Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Against Polio

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 22, 2019

    A 2-year-old boy has been found to have the virus. 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: Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    From Voice of America|Aug. 16, 2019

    Nearly 2,470 children have been separated from parents undergoing treatment for the disease. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments

    Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 13, 2019

    All patients are now receiving one of the two successful treatments. Read more

  • Article: The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    From Voice of America|July 30, 2019

    The move will address growing need and allow health workers to monitor those affected by Ebola. Read more