#Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Article: Congo Health Minister Resigns Over Government Interference in Ebola Crisis Response

    Congo Health Minister Resigns Over Government Interference in Ebola Crisis Response

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 23, 2019

    The current Ebola outbreak has infected more than 2,500 people. Read more

  • Article: World Health Organization Declares Ebola Outbreak a Global Health Emergency

    World Health Organization Declares Ebola Outbreak a Global Health Emergency

    By Joe McCarthy|July 17, 2019

    The outbreak has become the second deadliest in recorded history. Read more

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

    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

    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

    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'

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

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 28, 2019

    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

    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