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SIERRA LEONE – GUINEA / EBOLA CROSSBORDER TRANSMISSION

The government of Guinea launched a new Ebola sensitization and early case detection campaign on Saturday  in Forécariah, a border region that is still registering high numbers of cases. UNMEER

18 May 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA BLAIR VISIT

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair met Thursday with new UNMEER Chief Peter Graaff, as he visited the Sierra Leone National Ebola Response Centre (NERC) in the country's capital, Freetown. UNMEER

14 May 2015 | Read More »

UNMEER / NEW CHIEF

The outgoing Chief of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response , Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed warned against complacency, before living Monrovia Wednesday. UNMEER

29 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / BACK TO SCHOOL

After eight months, children in Sierra Leone have gone back to school for the first time since the beginning of the Ebola outbreak. Schools started opening their doors on Tuesday (14 April) and it is expected that by the end of the week will be for the most part operating normally. UNMEER

17 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA FREETOWN

As Sierra Leone gets closer to the goal of zero Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), the Chief of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) today (15 April) toured the country's capital, Freetown. UNMEER

15 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA KAMBIA PORTLOKO

The Chief of the United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) Tuesday visited two districts in Sierra Leone, a country that has experienced a sharp drop in Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases over the past two weeks. UNMEER

15 Apr 2015 | Read More »

GENEVA / SIERRA LEONE SCHOOLS

Following an eight month enforced break from school, due to Ebola, around 1.8 million children in Sierra Leone are preparing to return to the classroom this week. UNTV CH  

14 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA QUARANTINE HOUSING

The old police academy barracks in Hastings, Sierra Leone are being renovated to house Ebola quarantined families who don't have a proper place to stay. UNMEER

3 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA REOPENED HOSPITAL

Since it opened in 2002, Holy Spirit Hospital in Makeni, Sierra Leone, had been a model institution. But with the outset on the Ebola outbreak in May 2014, the hospital was forced to close its doors. UNMEER

1 Apr 2015 | Read More »

SIERRA LEONE / EBOLA QUARANTINE LATRINES

The tiny village of Kontadubala in Kambia District, Sierra Leone, may seem like a postcard of idyllic country life, but the Ebola crisis has shed a light on longstanding problems such as the lack of water and sanitation. UNMEER

31 Mar 2015 | Read More »

 

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