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Friday, 10-17-14, 17:31Sirleaf Appeals for Global Action As Ebola Rages[Liberia Govt]Dear World read more...
Thursday, 10-16-14, 13:06UN Security Council Opposes Cutting Ties Over Ebola[Deutsche Welle]The UN has issued a unanimous Security Council statement urging the international community to "accelerate and dramatically expand" aid to combat the spread of Ebola. It also criticized the global response to date. read more...
Thursday, 10-16-14, 12:38Press Clamps Hinder Ebola Fight[MFWA]Efforts to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa have been associated with various forms of press freedom restrictions and attacks on journalists, which continue to hamper the provision of timely and accurate information to the public. read more...
Wednesday, 10-15-14, 16:51Ebola Dampens Tabaski Spirit in Guinea As Cultural Practices Are Put On Hold[IFRC]Conakry, Guinea -From nine o'clock in the morning the call to prayer went out across Guinea. Muslims were invited to come together in fields, squares and mosques on Saturday to celebrate Eid Al-Adha, one of Islam's most important holidays, known as Tabaski in many parts of West Africa. But in the capital, Conakry, it was quiet on the usually busy roads. Many of the faithful stayed at home, taking note of the government's warning to avoid large gatherings in the wake of the Ebola virus disease outbreak. read more...
Wednesday, 10-15-14, 10:45Are the Ebola outbreaks in Nigeria and Senegal over?[WHO]Not quite yet. read more...
Wednesday, 10-15-14, 5:19It's a Race Against Time to Stop Ebola[UN News]The Ebola outbreak is "winning the race" against attempts to contain it, the head of the United Nations mission working to stop the deadly virus warned the Security Council today as he urged the international community to help expand on-the-ground efforts across the affected nations in West Africa. read more...
Tuesday, 10-14-14, 16:15Ebola Doctors Make It Up As They Go[SAPA]Johannesburg -Lack of equipment in Ebola-stricken countries is forcing doctors to improvise as they try to administer much needed healthcare, Medicines Sans Frontieres (MSF -- Doctors Without Borders) staff said on Tuesday. read more...
Monday, 10-13-14, 13:19Press Freedom Muzzled in Ebola Affected Countries[Deutsche Welle]West African journalists claim that their governments are trying to prevent independent reporting on the Ebola crisis. Governments on the other hand say that some journalists are breaching ethical standards. read more...
Monday, 10-13-14, 12:25Calling All Innovators to Help Fight Ebola[State Department]The blog post by USAID Administration Rajiv Shah was published on the State Department website on October 9. read more...
Monday, 10-13-14, 10:33Isolate Ebola, Not Countries, Says IMF Chief[allAfrica]An excerpt from a statement by International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde at a news conference after meetings of the IMF and the World Bank in Washington. read more...

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