News & Perspective

Dec 05, 2019

Dec 05, 2019
Ebola vaccine

Gavi to create, fund Ebola vaccine stockpile

The emergency stockpile is part of efforts to streamline response to the next outbreak.

Dec 04, 2019

Dec 04, 2019

News Scan for Dec 04, 2019

Monkeypox in the UK
Impeded Ebola response
Saudi MERS case
US flu vaccine uptake
Climate change and health

Dec 03, 2019

Dec 03, 2019
UN troops in North Kivu province

More snags for DRC Ebola response; rebel attack in Oicha

In recent days officials have confirmed 10 Ebola deaths in the community, which elevate the risk of disease spread.

Dec 02, 2019

Dec 02, 2019
UN soldier with destroyed troop truck

Ebola workers targeted in 2 new DRC attacks as cases rise

All WHO staff have been removed from Biakato Mines and relocated.

Nov 27, 2019

Nov 27, 2019
Arm with IV drip

New data highlight promise of 2 Ebola treatments

Mortality was lower for 2 therapies—mAb114 and REGN-EB3—that earlier showed promise.

Nov 26, 2019

Nov 26, 2019
Soldiers in DR Congo

WHO, UNICEF evacuate staff in DRC amid growing unrest

With 1 new case confirmed today, the Ebola outbreak has grown to 3,304 infections, including 2,198 fatal ones.

Nov 25, 2019

Nov 25, 2019

More violence continues to stall Ebola response in DRC hot spots

In other developments, a small but steady stream of cases continue in the outbreak areas.

Nov 22, 2019

Nov 22, 2019
UN peacekeeping troops in DR Congo

WHO official highlights Ebola security challenges: 'We are so close'

"At this stage of the outbreak, one case matters."

Nov 21, 2019

Nov 21, 2019
UN troop transport in DR Congo

New violence suspends Ebola response in key hot spots

An attack on civilians leaves 8 dead, and WHO leaders voice their concern.

Nov 20, 2019

Nov 20, 2019
Ebola movements

Ebola continues decline, but mobile patients still pose a risk

Checkpoint workers caught up with a convoy near Beni, family members who were transporting the body of a man who died from Ebola.

Pages

by Topic

by country

by organization

Newsletter Sign-up

Get CIDRAP news and other free newsletters.

Sign up now»

OUR UNDERWRITERS

Unrestricted financial support provided by

Bentson Foundation Gilead 
Grant support for ASP provided by


bioMérieux

  Become an underwriter»