#Ebola

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

    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: Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments
    Health

    Scientists Are Closer to Curing Congo's Ebola Crisis With Two New Treatments

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 13, 2019

    All patients are now receiving one of the two successful treatments. Read more

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

    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: Britain Urged to Act Over Rising Global Attacks on Aid Workers
    Citizenship

    Britain Urged to Act Over Rising Global Attacks on Aid Workers

    Aug. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly 300 aid workers and health workers were killed and more than 850 injured last year. Read more

  • Article: Ebola Outbreak in DRC: Everything You Need to Know After 1 Year
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    Ebola Outbreak in DRC: Everything You Need to Know After 1 Year

    By Jackie Marchildon|Aug. 1, 2019

    The second-deadliest Ebola outbreak has reached more than 2,600 cases. Read more

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

    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
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    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
    Health

    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