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10.03.02 – DISEASES AND CARRIERS OF DISEASES

GA / EBOLA

The Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon said that "strong national leadership combined with local community engagement and international support is slowing the incidence of new cases in many places." UNIFEED-UNTV

20 Jan 2015 | Read More »

GUINEA / EBOLA SAFE BURIALS

The Guinean Red Cross is lending its expertise to the Ebola mission by conducting safe and dignified burials, one of the pillars in the fight against the deadly disease. UNMEER

16 Jan 2015 | Read More »

GUINEA / DONKA HOSPITAL AHMED

On his final day of his first tour through Ebola affected countries,the Head of the United Nations Mission for Emergency Ebola Response (UNMEER), Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed visited the Ebola treatment ward at Donka Hospital, in Guinea's capital, Conakry. UNMEER

13 Jan 2015 | Read More »

GUINEA / EBOLA AHMED CONDE

The Head of the United Nations Mission for Emergency Ebola Response (UNMEER) Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed travelled to Guinea where he met with President Alpha Condé. UNMEER

12 Jan 2015 | Read More »

EBOLA / VACCINES

The World Health Organization (WHO) said today two most promising Ebola vaccines have "an acceptable safety profile" and are soon to be tested in affected areas in West Africa. WHO

9 Jan 2015 | Read More »

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC / PEDIATRIC HOSPITAL

With more than 2 million children caught in the violence in the Central African Republic, a paediatric hospital in Bangui struggles to provide treatment for the youngest victims of the fighting. UNICEF

2 Jan 2015 | Read More »

GUINEA / EBOLA WORKERS PAYMENTS

After the request of the Guinea's National Coordination Unit against Ebola, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has made payments to 758 health personnel working in four Ebola treatment units in Guinea, ensuring their life-saving work can continue without any interruption. UNDP

29 Dec 2014 | Read More »

GUINEA / BANBURY

The Head of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), Anthony Banbury, visited Guinea over the weekend, traveling to a distant border outpost where alarms were raised  in October after an Ebola infected imam from Guinea had entered Mali. UNMEER

29 Dec 2014 | Read More »

2014/ YEAR IN REVIEW

2014 – The biggest ever Outbreak of Ebola wreaking havoc in West Africa – new depths of terror in the Middle East – tensions turning violent in Eastern Europe –  a world struggling to cope as crises piled up. The United Nations called on World Leaders to be resourceful, nurture the seeds of hope – [...]

25 Dec 2014 | Read More »

MONROVIA / EBOLA & MALNUTRITION

UNICEF-trained community health workers are conducting door-to-door campaigns to raise awareness about Ebola and malnutrition in urban poor areas in Monrovia. UNICEF

24 Dec 2014 | Read More »

 

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