News & Perspective

Jun 26, 2014

Jun 26, 2014

Expanding Ebola toll and reach prompts high-level meeting

A special gathering convened by the WHO next week in Ghana will address the 'drastic measures' needed to curb the disease in West Africa.

Jun 24, 2014

Jun 24, 2014
Ebola virus

WHO reports 32 more Ebola cases in West Africa

The WHO notes 15 new deaths, but it revised the number of confirmed deaths downward.

Jun 23, 2014

Jun 23, 2014
Personal protective equipment for Ebola

West African nations report 49 new Ebola cases

The lion's share of cases have been in Sierra Leone, and MSF calls the outbreak "out of control."

Jun 18, 2014

Jun 18, 2014
Liberia and Sierra Leone map

West Africa Ebola outbreak grows by 47 cases, 14 deaths

It is now the largest, deadliest Ebola outbreak on record.

Jun 10, 2014

Jun 10, 2014
Ebola virus

More Ebola cases, deaths reported in West Africa

Guinea has reported 7 new cases, the WHO says, and Sierra Leone reported 8.