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10/05/2021 - News
Over the past week, EU-supported shipments of Ebola personal protective equipment, sent by France and Germany, have arrived in Guinea to support the authorities in their Ebola response.
13/04/2021 - News
The EU announced today new funding of €54.5 million in humanitarian aid for life-saving assistance to the most vulnerable people affected by human-made or natural hazards, epidemics, and displacement in the Great Lakes region of Africa.
04/03/2021 - News
The EU mobilised an additional €3.2 million to assist the Republic of Guinea and support immediate response actions following the resurgence of the Ebola virus in the country.
12/09/2019 - Photo story
The World Health Organization has declared the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) a public health emergency of international concern.
21/08/2019 - News
The Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to spread in the east of the country with a high risk of a spill-over into the neighbouring countries.
13/08/2019 - Photo story
Behind the figures and percentages on the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, are people whose lives are broken apart by the epidemic.
25/07/2019 - News
The EU is contributing a further €30 million in humanitarian funding for Ebola response in efforts in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
EU helping in Ebola preparedness in Uganda and the region
13/06/2019 - News
As the deadly Ebola virus outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues, with the first cases emerging in neighbouring Uganda this week, the EU has announced further emergency funding of €3.5 million, of which €2.5 million is for Uganda and...
20/05/2019 - Photo story
Community engagement workers are on the frontline of the Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Hundreds of “récos” - relais communautaires or contact tracers - are on the ground, searching for people who have come in contact with...
13/05/2019 - News
The EU is stepping up humanitarian support with additional funding as the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to experience its biggest Ebola outbreak to date.