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December 2014

Public education campaign emphasizes vital role of healthcare workers and features new Ebola prevention communications for West Africa, including ‘We’ve Got Your Back’ PSA MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, December 3, 2014/ -- At the Official Draw for

ABIDJAN 3 December 2014 – Once an abundant resource along the coast and riverine areas in West and Central Africa mangroves are fast being degraded; thereby accelerating ecological damage and impoverishing further the thousands of

3 December 2014  - Airtel has launched a three months campaign to kick Ebola out of Africa.   Mobile network operators across Africa are partnering with the African Union Commission  (AUC) to support the fight against Ebola

Happy birthday to you Mr. Sulaiman Bah of Upper Container, Rokel Village, of the Ministry of Information, SLENA and that of vice president of the parliamentary press gallery Toady 5th of December 2014 marks you another

Freetown, Dec. 1, 014 (MOHS) - The Hastings Treatment Centre continues to discharge Ebola Survivors with 56 new survivors discharged from the centre on November 29, 2014 at a ceremony held at the Police Training

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim and President of Sierra Leone Ernest Bai Koroma December 3, 2014, Freetown, Sierra Leone DR. KIM:  Thank you very much for the very, very kind introduction. First, I'm here mostly

WASHINGTON, December 2, 2014 – The Ebola epidemic continues to cripple the economies of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, and is projected to result in negative or contracting growth in these countries next year as they

UNDP helping to coordinate payments to thousands of frontline responders New York, 1 December 2014 – To strengthen the battle against Ebola, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is working with the authorities in Guinea, Liberia

At a time when Sierra Leone, its neighbours and the international community join efforts to fight the deadly Ebola Virus Disease which has lead to more than 7,000 fatalities in West Africa, a number of

“I am totally confused as to why my President is playing mathematics with his names” says:- Alusine Njie a teacher. The President of The Gambia, His Excellency President Yayah Jammeh within four months of adding three

1 December 2014 – Exceptional efforts to respond to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa are starting to show results, but a more “nimble and flexible” approach will be needed as the outbreak evolves in

“The Ebola hits us when we are vulnerable” says Health and Sanitation Minister, Dr. Abu Bakarr Fofanah during the presentation of his vision for 2015-2016/2016-2020 for Sierra Leone’s Health System Reconstruction.   (Photo: Health and Sanitation

but public discipline must be enforced to defeat Ebola"- Members of Parliament Parliament has on 2nd December 2014, approved an Additional Financing Agreement of USD 98 million between the World Bank and the Government of Sierra Leone

Tehran: Sierra Leone will join 56 countries at the 10th Session of the Islamic Conference of Information Ministers (ICIM) which will kick off here in Tehran on December 3. The two-day event, with the theme of

Over the weekend, the Women’s Forum prepared community leaders in the Bombali and Tonkolili Districts respectively for “Life After Ebola” for their adolescents.  (Photo: Participants during the training) According to the President of the Women’s Forum,