Sierra Leone

Book Review : Visions from the forests – the art of Liberia and Sierra Leone

Book Review: Smith on Grootaers and Bortolot, ‘Visions from the Forests: The Art of Liberia and Sierra Leone’ Helena Cantone Visions from the Forest: The Art of Liberia and Sierra Leone Smith on Grootaers and Bortolot, ‘Visions from the Forests: The Art of Liberia and Sierra Leone’ Author: Jan-Lodewijk Grootaers, Alexander Ives Bortolot, eds. Reviewer: […]

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MSF: Ebola decline encouraging, but critical gaps remain

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

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IOM Sierra Leone Tests Ebola Airport Health Screening

On 12 January, IOM implemented an emergency simulation exercise in Sierra Leone’s Lungi International Airport to test and improve the entry and exit health screening process and general health security throughout the airport.

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IFRC deeply saddened by loss of Red Cross staff member to Ebola

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is deeply saddened by the death of a Sierra Leone Red Cross Society staff member to the Ebola virus disease.

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MSF opens new Ebola Treatment Centre in Sierra Leone

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders has admitted its first patients to a new Ebola Treatment Centre (ETC) in Kissy, an Ebola hotspot on the outskirts of Freetown, Sierra Leone.

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The Holy See intensifies its fight against the Ebola virus

The Pontifical Council Justice and Peace today publishes its document Expanding the Catholic Church’s commitment to the Ebola emergency response

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