Ebola Update

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) today published a set of recommendations in response to the devastating Ebola outbreak as high-level delegates

Last modified on Thursday, 23 April 2015 01:33

ExxonMobil Contributes US$35k To Ebola Fight

2 March 2015, 3:47 pm Written by
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MONROVIA, March 2 (LINA) - ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Liberia Ltd (ExxonMobil) has provided the More than Me organization US$35,000 grant to fund Ebola prevention and care efforts in Liberia.

The United States and Liberia on Sunday launched an Ebola vaccine study in Monrovia that is aimed at developing the Liberia’s capacity in combating future outbreaks of the disease as well as other infectious diseases.

Last modified on Monday, 02 February 2015 10:39

WHO: Ebola Declining but Still a Threat

27 January 2015, 11:07 am Written by
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GENEVA— The World Health Organization this week reported a steep decline of Ebola cases over the last three weeks in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. WHO says the trend is very encouraging, but warns the Ebola epidemic is far from over and countries must remain vigilant. 

Official: Liberia Entering Last Lap in Ebola Crisis

27 January 2015, 10:54 am Written by
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GENEVA— A senior Liberian official says most of his country is Ebola-free and he is optimistic that cases of Ebola can be brought down to zero in a matter of weeks.
Ebola cases in Liberia have declined from a peak of more than 300 a week in August to fewer than 10 per week in January.