#Democratic Republic of the Congo

  • Article: An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    An Ebola Vaccine Has Just Been Given the Green Light in 4 African Countries

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 24, 2020

    The vaccine has been found to be effective in 97.5% of cases. Read more

  • Article: The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    The Ebola Epidemic in DRC May Be Nearing Its End, Says the World Health Organization

    From Voice of America|Feb. 10, 2020

    Coronavirus has knocked the Ebola epidemic out the spotlight — but progress is being made. Read more

  • Article: The First-Ever Female Pakistani UN Peacekeeping Team Just Won a Medal

    The First-Ever Female Pakistani UN Peacekeeping Team Just Won a Medal

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 3, 2020

    They are supporting initiatives in the DRC from trauma support to vocational training. Read more

  • 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: Ebola Has Spread to a Major Congolese City. Here's What That Could Mean.

    Ebola Has Spread to a Major Congolese City. Here's What That Could Mean.

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 16, 2019

    More than 2,500 have been infected during the current outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Cases Expected to Double in DRC's Second-Deadliest Outbreak Ever

    Ebola Cases Expected to Double in DRC's Second-Deadliest Outbreak Ever

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 22, 2019

    As of Jan. 20, there had been 689 confirmed or probable cases of Ebola. Read more

  • Article: Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says

    Conflict in Africa Has Killed 5 Million Sick Children in 20 Years, Study Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 31, 2018

    The figure is much higher than previously estimated. Read more

  • Article: An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    An Ebola Case Was Just Discovered in a Town in the Congo Surrounded by Conflict

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 28, 2018

    This could be very bad news for health workers. Read more