#DRC

  • Article: Why This Health Organization Is Calling to Lift Ebola Vaccine Limits in the DRC

    Why This Health Organization Is Calling to Lift Ebola Vaccine Limits in the DRC

    By Jacky Habib|Oct. 10, 2019

    MSF says increasing vaccine supplies and access could help contain the outbreak. Read more

  • Article: Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    Number of Children Orphaned by Ebola Spikes as Epidemic Spreads in Eastern DRC

    Aug. 16, 2019|Voice of America

    Nearly 2,470 children have been separated from parents undergoing treatment for the disease. Read more

  • Article: Uganda Is Launching Its Largest-Ever Ebola Vaccine Trial

    Uganda Is Launching Its Largest-Ever Ebola Vaccine Trial

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 7, 2019

    Neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo is in the midst of a deadly Ebola outbreak. Read more

  • Article: The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    The UN Will Double Food Rations for People Hit by the Congo's Ebola Crisis

    July 30, 2019|Voice of America

    The move will address growing need and allow health workers to monitor those affected by Ebola. Read more

  • 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: 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 Outbreak Is a 'Global Wake-Up Call,' WHO Chief Says

    Ebola Outbreak Is a 'Global Wake-Up Call,' WHO Chief Says

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 9, 2019

    Donors, providing funding after epidemics escalate, must be proactive rather than reactionary. 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