#DRC

  • Article: 'Worsening' Ebola Outbreak in DRC Has Killed More Than 1,000 People
    Health

    'Worsening' Ebola Outbreak in DRC Has Killed More Than 1,000 People

    May 6, 2019|Voice of America

    More than 1,000 people have been killed by the virus. Read more

  • 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: African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020
    Citizenship

    African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2019

    Wars and conflict have displaced more than 9 million people across the continent. 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: Ebola Cases Expected to Double in DRC's Second-Deadliest Outbreak Ever
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    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: 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

  • Article: Experimental Ebola Treatments Are Saving Lives in the Congo
    Health

    Experimental Ebola Treatments Are Saving Lives in the Congo

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 1, 2018

    There have been 179 deaths linked to the current Ebola outbreak. Read more