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2 hrs ago | In-depth Africa

Switzerland commits a further CHF 500,000 to fight Ebola epidemic in West Africa

BERN, Switzerland, July 23, 2014/African Press Organization / - The SDC is allocating CHF 500,000 to support Mdecins Sans Frontires-Switzerland in its work to combat the Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Infection Control Today

Life After Ebola Has New Meaning for Two Survivors Now Helping Others

Women's associations help to disseminate key messages on Ebola in Conakry and also raise funds for the outbreak response.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Ghana, Medicine, Malaria, Health, Nursing

Crofs Blogs

ECDC: CDTR for week 29

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report is a weekly bulletin intended for epidemiologists and health professionals in the area of communicable disease prevention and control.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Art Daily

Minerva Gallery to offer a fine selection of museum-quality Tribal Art at auction on July 25

Baga Nimba Wooden Headdress. 49-1/4" in height x 19" in width x 26-1/4" in length.

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The Independent

Ebola myths help spread deadly disease

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Related Topix: Sierra Leone, World News, Africa, Travel, Sierra Leone Travel, Freetown, Sierra Leone Travel, Africa Travel, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Guinea Travel, South Africa Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Crofs Blogs

WHO: Update on polio in Equatorial Guinea

WHO has published Update on polio in Equatorial Guinea . This is not Guinea Conakry or Guinea Bissau; it's a sordid little petro-state dictatorship with a wretchedly poor population.

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Related Topix: Travel, World News, Africa Travel, Africa, Guinea Travel, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Genetics, Medicine

The Washington Post

Ebola Survivor Shunned as a Zombie Joins Fight Against Virus

Jamila got a cold reception when she returned home after 12 days in an isolation ward battling the Ebola virus in her hometown of Conakry, Guinea's capital.

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Related Topix: World News, Sierra Leone, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Business News

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Infection Control Today

WHO Opens Regional Ebola Response Center

In response to continuing reports of new cases and deaths attributable to Ebola virus disease in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, WHO today activated a Sub-regional Outbreak Coordination Center in Conakry, Guinea.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Voice of America

West Africa Ebola Outbreaks Spur Rising International SOS Inquiries

UNICEF health workers teach people about the Ebola virus and how to prevent infection, in Conakry, Guinea, March 31, 2014..

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TwinCities

Ebola fears intensify as death toll climbs to 603

New cases and deaths from the Ebola virus outbreak in the West African countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, already the worst ever recorded for the disease, have surged by double-digit percentages in the past week, the World Health Organization reported Tuesday, with no sign of a slowdown.

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AlertNet

Hi-tech system brings lightning-quick storm warnings to Africa

A man points to three sections where a river embankment broke after torrential rains, displacing some 6,000 people in Yagoua, Far North Region, Cameroon, Oct. 31, 2013.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Korean News

Kimilsungia Show Held in Guinea

A Kimilsungia show took place in Guinea on July 5 in commemoration of the 20th anniversary of demise of President Kim Il Sung.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Africa Travel, Guinea Travel,

Mashable

6 Questions About Ebola, Answered

Three countries in western Africa - Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone - are in the midst of the planet's worst-ever Ebola outbreak , marking the first time the disease has ever been detected in the region.

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Related Topix: Liberia, World News, Africa, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Reuters

As Ebola stalks West Africa, medics fight mistrust, hostility

G overnments and health agencies trying to contain the world's deadliest ever Ebola epidemic in West Africa fear the contagion could be worse than reported because suspicious locals are chasing away health workers and shunning treatment.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Africa's 'unprecedented' Ebola crisis

MORE than 800 cases of Ebola have been identified in Africa's worst-ever outbreak of the virus - and the UN is warning that the worst may be yet to come.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Korean News

Kim Il Sung Remembered in Foreign Countries

Round-table talks were held at the General Metal and Machine Company and the Enterprise for Water Project Designing and Control in Ethiopia, a reading session at construction site No.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Suspected Ebola case proves negative

Accra, July 08, GNA - Results of specimens from suspected Ebola case of a foreign national with travel history of a visit to one of the Ebola affected countries have proved negative after four laboratory tests.

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Freshnews

Kallo Inc. Moves to New Global Head Office

In January of this year we revealed plans for a new head office and be fully operational in the third quarter of 2014.

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Crofs Blogs

MSF: Struggling to contain Ebola in West Africa

An Ebola hemorrhagic fever epidemic is currently plaguing Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone on an unprecedented scale.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Crofs Blogs

Ebola in West Africa: ECHO Daily Flash, July 8

Via ReliefWeb, a report from the European Commission Humanitarian Aid department: Western Africa - Ebola .

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