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Posted on 09/19/2012 - 16:34
Healthcare worker disinfects areas where cases of deaths from Ebola have been reported. Credit: WHO Ebola outbreak puts communities at risk in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. The World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF have received a total of US$1.75...



Posted on 09/18/2012 - 16:33
Aid workers conducting cholera awareness campaigns in Niger. Credit: UNICEF Niger LEAD: UNICEF and WHO receive $1m to respond to the epidemic. Three-year-old Djamilatu was rushed to a nearby health centre after suffering from diarrhoea and abdominal pain, common...



Posted on 09/18/2012 - 16:22
Aid workers conducting cholera awareness campaigns in Niger. Credit: UNICEF Niger LEAD: UNICEF and WHO receive $1m to respond to the epidemic. Three-year-old Djamilatu was rushed to a nearby health centre after suffering from diarrhoea and abdominal pain, common...



Posted on 09/18/2012 - 14:04
13 September 2012: A cholera epidemic in Niger has contributed to more than 70 deaths and 3,500 cases since the beginning of the year. The current epidemic is the worst the country has witnessed in more than 40 years, according to United Nations reports. The recent...



Posted on 09/11/2012 - 09:48
16 August 2012: Government and UN partners are concerned that Ghana could be engulfed by its most recent cholera outbreak, which has claimed more than 50 lives since January 2012. With more than 5,000 cases reported nationally, the epidemic has been fuelled by poor...