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22/10/2018 - News
The Commission is allocating an additional € 7.2 million to strengthen its response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is not yet under control. Total EU response so far stands at € 12.83 million in 2018.
North Kivu, DRC. © ICRC
27/09/2018 - News
In response to the latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the EU is assisting the Red Cross to reinforce preparedness in Uganda and Rwanda.
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25/07/2018 - News
The World Health Organisation has today declared the Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo to be over.
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25/06/2018 - News
The European Union has allocated €40 000 in humanitarian aid to help health workers and the inhabitants of the Central African Republic (CAR) to prepare for spread the Ebola epidemic which is already present in a neighbouring Democratic Republic of...
training for medical experts fighting Ebola outbreak in DRC
12/06/2018 - News
The European Commission will provide €1.8 million in humanitarian aid to support the ongoing response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Volunteers helping to disinfect a home in Guinea during the 2014 Ebola outbreak
18/05/2018 - News
The European Commission has announced a package of urgent humanitarian aid to help contain an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
ECHO flight boarding to Kinshasa
22/05/2017 - News
Following the declaration of an Ebola outbreak in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of Congo on May 12, the European Commission is transporting aid workers and critical medical supplies to the affected area.
Health workers in West Africa at the height of the Ebola crisis in 2013. On 15 May 2017, an Ebola outbreak was officially declared in DRC with two confirmed deaths. ©EC/ECHO/Jean-Louis Mosser
16/05/2017 - News
On 12 May, the first case of Ebola was confirmed in Democratic Republic of Congo.
Ebola survivors tell their tales
28/03/2017 - Photo story
Guinea’s Ministry of Health declared an outbreak of Ebola on March 23, 2014. The virus went on to infect more than 28,000 people across West Africa.

/echo/file/emergencylessons-bo-tjan-nachbar-goes-back-school-meet-children-guinea_en#EmergencyLessons: Boštjan Nachbar goes back to school to meet children in Guinea

#EmergencyLessons: Boštjan Nachbar goes back to school to meet children in Guinea
02/12/2016 - Video
Boštjan Nachbar is a Slovenian basketball player and an Ambassadors for #EmergencyLessons, a campaign seeking to increase awareness, understanding and support about the importance of education for children affected by crises. For girls and boys in...

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