#Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Article: A Quarter of People in the Congo’s Ebola-Hit Cities Don’t Think the Disease Is Real
    Health

    A Quarter of People in the Congo’s Ebola-Hit Cities Don’t Think the Disease Is Real

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 1, 2019

    Mistrust and misinformation are affecting people’s likelihood of getting vaccinated. Read more

  • Article: UK Aid Helped Halve Domestic Violence in DRC in Less Time Than Britain Took to Deal With Brexit
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    UK Aid Helped Halve Domestic Violence in DRC in Less Time Than Britain Took to Deal With Brexit

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 15, 2019

    A UK aid-funded project reduced violence against women by more than half. Read more

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

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

    March 11, 2019|Voice of America

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

  • Article: Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack
    Health

    Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2019

    The center’s at the heart of the Ebola outbreak in the country. Read more

  • Article: Pregnant Women Urged to Get Ebola Vaccine During Deadly DRC Outbreak
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    Pregnant Women Urged to Get Ebola Vaccine During Deadly DRC Outbreak

    Feb. 25, 2019|Voice of America

    There have been about 853 Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo since August Read more

  • Article: Women in DRC Forced to Trade Sex for Ebola Vaccines, Claims Say
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    Women in DRC Forced to Trade Sex for Ebola Vaccines, Claims Say

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Julie Ngalle|Feb. 12, 2019

    Global response organizations are working to offer more protection. Read more

  • Article: Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report
    Food & Hunger

    Wars Are Getting Longer, Trapping People in Starvation: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 29, 2019

    “These are real people experiencing rates of hunger that are simply unacceptable.” Read more

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