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WHO / EBOLA REVIEW

A World Health Organization (WHO) Committee will assess the effectiveness of regulations with regard to the prevention, preparedness and response to the Ebola outbreak. It will also look at links to the Emergency Response Framework and other humanitarian responsibilities of WHO. FILE

24 Aug 2015 | Read More »

UN / EBOLA CONFERENCE

At a high-level conference on Ebola in New York today, the UN Secretary-General said "the strategy to end the outbreak is working – but the final stretch of the response remains particularly challenging." UNIFEED-UNTV

10 Jul 2015 | Read More »

UN / CHAMBAS WEST AFRICA

Reporting on the situation in West Africa, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the region expressed continued concern about Boko Haram and the security and humanitarian conditions in the Lake Chad Basin area. UNIFEED-UNTV

7 Jul 2015 | Read More »

UNICEF / CHILDREN REPORT WRAP

The global community will fail millions of children if it does not focus on the most disadvantaged in its new 15-year development roadmap, the UN Children's Fund  warned today. UNICEF / FILE

23 Jun 2015 | Read More »

UN / DISABILITIES

"Poor people with disabilities cannot eat paper," a delegate told a global meeting on disabilities Tuesday at the United Nations headquarters in New York. UNIFEED-UNTV

9 Jun 2015 | Read More »

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 »

 

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