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Wednesday, 03-04-15, 7:45Liberia - We Need a 'Marshall Plan' for Ebola-Stricken Nations[Deutsche Welle] The Liberian president has called on the global community not to forget that the devastation caused by Ebola isn't over. The worst-hit nations need financial help to overcome what the virus has done to their economies. read more...
Monday, 03-02-15, 12:08Rural Women Rising Beyond Ebola Virus Disease[FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -The National Rural Women structure under the auspices of the Government of Liberia and the United Nations Joint Program on Accelerating Progress Towards the Economic Empowerment of Rural Women (JP-RWEE) holds a three-day Rural Women conference under the theme: "Rural Women Rising Beyond Ebola: Agriculture, the Way forward." read more...
Monday, 03-02-15, 12:07Z-Mapp Trial - U.S. Pharmaceutical Group Begins Human Experiment[FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -The human trial of a drug expected to fight against the deadly Ebola virus disease began on Friday in Monrovia. Z-Mapp, the drug that is currently being tested to determine its effectiveness in humans against Ebola was previously administered to two Liberian doctors and a physician assistant when they both tested positive of the virus during the peak of the outbreak last year. read more...
Friday, 02-27-15, 18:58President Sirleaf Meets Ranking U.S. Congressional Leaders and Members; They Express Strong Commitment to Assist Liberia's Post-Ebola Efforts[Liberia Govt]President Ellen Johnson has met with key Congressional leaders and ranking members of both Houses of the U.S. Congress in Washington D.C. read more...
Friday, 02-27-15, 15:25President Sirleaf Meets Ranking U.S. Congressional Leaders and Members - They Express Strong Commitment to Assist Liberia's Post-Ebola Efforts[Liberia Govt]President Ellen Johnson has met with key Congressional leaders and ranking members of both Houses of the U.S. Congress in Washington D.C. read more...
Friday, 02-27-15, 9:17Address By President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf at the U.S. Capitol[Liberia Govt]Washington, DC -Following are the prepared remarks by Her Excellency, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, at an event hosted By Congressman Chris Coons and the U.S. Institute of Peace at the Hart U.S. Senate Office Building read more...
Friday, 02-27-15, 8:18Liberia's President Thanks U.S. for Helping Control Ebola Epidemic[USIP]In August, West Africa’s outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus exploded into Liberia’s capital, filling its hospitals beyond capacity and killing many of the city’s already-too-few doctors and nurses. With her government struggling and Liberians dying in Monrovia’s streets, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf placed urgent calls to both Democratic and Republican members of Congress, “who I awakened at night,” she recalled today. read more...
Thursday, 02-26-15, 10:42'The Road to Zero Cases Is a Very Bumpy One'[Ebola Deeply]Ebola Deeply spoke with Sierra Leone government spokesman Abdulai Bayraytay about a recent spike in cases, the government's pledge to reach zero cases by mid-May and the audit that revealed some Ebola funds were not properly accounted for. read more...
Wednesday, 02-25-15, 17:37A Conversation With the U.S. Ambassador to Liberia[Ebola Deeply]Monrovia -Ebola Deeply sat down with Deborah R. Malac, the U.S. ambassador to Liberia, to discuss the road to zero cases, the impact of the U.S. military mission in Liberia, and President Ellen Johnson's Sirleaf's personal letter to President Obama in September, appealing for help. read more...
Wednesday, 02-25-15, 11:33Our Laboratories Had Challenges Before Ebola[NEWS]The National Laboratory Coordinator of the National Incident Management Team, Henry Kohar has highlighted the challenges laboratories in Liberia faced prior to the Ebola outbreak. read more...

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