I went to DR Congo to see what it means to battle one of the most deadly viruses in cities tortured by war. Would love if you read my piece on how the region & #Ebola responders w/the are faring, out today in (Thread)
Excellent reportage by , looking at the challenges of the Ebola outbreak in DRC and the work of my colleague and .
"This outbreak will eventually end, but it could cost tens of thousands of lives and billions of dollars."
How the World Health Organization is battling bullets, politics and the deadly #Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. #DRC #globalhealth #conflict #outbreaks
“The outbreak of Ebola is a symptom,” Tedros explains. “The root cause is political instability.” Killer work in the field from
If you want to read about the ebola story in great depth and with important on the ground reporting, is your journo. Please take a moment to read her latest
"Wars over the past 25 years have destroyed any semblance of a reliable, regulated health system. 'The outbreak of Ebola is a symptom,' Tedros explains. 'The root cause is political instability.'” reports on forces facilitating a killer virus.
. highlights at #RC69 the impact of violence on the public health response to #Ebola in #DRC. showed in this excellent piece for how violence attacks result in a surge of cases. Political instability is a root cause:
WHO head is facing an incredibly difficult job stopping Ebola in the DRC. met him on the front lines. (With nice video all the way at the bottom.)
For anyone who doesn’t understand why political scientists are useful in health emergencies ... Exclusive: Behind the front lines of the Ebola wars
Insightful & sobering article from about the huge challenges & others are facing to combat the #DRC #Ebola epidemic. Worth a read....
Exclusive: Behind the front lines of the Ebola wars Interesting longread.
"He sassily said he was Lionel Messi... So she told him to call her Cristiano Ronaldo, and then challenged him to arm-wrestle her for the World Cup." - the front lines of the battle against Ebola are by turns heart warming and tragic
🇨🇩Containing the deadly #Ebola outbreak in the midst of active conflict in the #DRC continues to present many challenges. We continue doing all we can to stop the spread of the disease.
Behind the front lines of the #Ebola wars: How the is battling bullets, politics and a deadly virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, by via
. : Exclusive: Behind the front lines of the #Ebola wars #DRCongo Great reporting
“We will fix #Ebola — and it will come back tomorrow.”
Great journalism on DRC #Ebola by Honest, compassionate, hard-nosed, up-close. Shows the remarkable courage of those on frontlines
Behind the front lines of the #Ebola war; how is battling bullets, politics & deadly virus in #DRC & the importance of building trust. #globalhealth via