New IRIN News Video: Schools in Liberia have begun to reopen for the first time in more than six months, due to the Ebola outbreak.
The Government of Japan has decided to newly dispatch a expert to the Republic of Liberia through the World Health Organization (WHO) in response to the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in West African countries.
A downward trend of new cases is reported in Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) Ebola management centres across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone
SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS MAJOR GENERAL SALIHU ZAWAY UBA OF NIGERIA AS FORCE COMMANDER FOR THE UNITED NATIONS MISSION IN LIBERIA NEW YORK, January 9, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — United Nations Secretary-General has appointed Major General Salihu Zaway Uba of Nigeria as the Force Commander for the United Nations Mission in Liberia, (UNMIL). He will […]
Update on Clinical trials at MSF’s Ebola treatment centre in Monrovia MONROVIA, Liberia, January 8, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — A clinical trial of a possible treatment for Ebola began on 1st January at ELWA 3, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Borders (MSF)’s , Liberia. Led by Oxford University, the trial aims to determine if the […]
The Pontifical Council Justice and Peace today publishes its document Expanding the Catholic Church’s commitment to the Ebola emergency response