The second-largest Ebola outbreak is spreading. The WHO says it’s not yet a global emergency.
It’s the third time the health agency has decided against sounding the global alarm over the outbreak.
A WHO expert panel met for the third time to deliberate over whether Ebola in DRC constitutes a global health emergency. They decided no — but also said the international community needs to step up its support and fast.
“What has been missing for some time is not a label, but rather, intensified international concern which is much needed and long overdue.”—
The second largest Ebola outbreak is spreading. The WHO says it’s not yet a global emergency.