#Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Article: Violence in the Congo Displaces 300,000 People and Threatens Efforts to Contain Ebola
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    Violence in the Congo Displaces 300,000 People and Threatens Efforts to Contain Ebola

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 19, 2019

    Mass displacement due to ethnic conflict may contribute to the spread of Ebola outside of the Congo. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World
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    These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 10, 2019

    This week, the Norwegian Refugee Council released its annual list of the worst displacement crises. Read more

  • Article: More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC
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    More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 7, 2019

    This is the worst outbreak ever to hit the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more

  • Article: Schoolgirls Used As Human Shields In Congo Due to 'Magical Powers'
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    Schoolgirls Used As Human Shields In Congo Due to 'Magical Powers'

    May 28, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls were armed with brooms and put on the frontlines, say charities. Read more

  • Article: The UN Now Has an Ebola Chief to Help Fight the Congo's Deadly Outbreak
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    The UN Now Has an Ebola Chief to Help Fight the Congo's Deadly Outbreak

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Gaëlle Langué|May 24, 2019

    Someone needs to oversee the security and political obstacles preventing treatment. 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
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    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: Number of Internally Displaced People Worldwide Hits Record High, Report Says
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    Number of Internally Displaced People Worldwide Hits Record High, Report Says

    By Sushmita Roy|May 10, 2019

    Approximately 41 million people have been displaced by disaster and conflict. Read more