Hand Hygiene Day 2019

Learn more about ICAN’s project to Turn Africa Orange here!

ICAN Conference 2019 – Impact on Hospital Design and Future Prevention of HAI

The ICAN 2019 Conference held 7 & 8 August in Cape Town, South Africa focused on the Impact on Hospital Design and Future Prevention of HAI. The conference presented new...

WHO AFRO – Situation Report – Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in DRC – 6th August 2019

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in North Kivu and Ituri provinces in Democratic Republic of the Congo continues at a similar transmission intensity to previous weeks....

WHO’s Data Tool improves Ebola Surveillance, Contact Tracing and Decision Making in Uganda

The recently introduced Go.Data, a software tool for outbreak investigation and contact tracing has revolutionized data collection, collation and analysis which are critical in...

WHO Reminder to strengthen measures to prevent the spread of Ebola Virus to Rwanda

The Ebola Virus Disease was confirmed on July 14, 2019 in Goma, North Kivu Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo by its Ministry of Health. The Ministry requests the...

WHO AFRO – Situation Report – Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in DRC – 16th July 2019

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continued this past week with an overall similar transmission...

Empowering students to become powerful change agents against antimicrobial resistance in Nigeria

With  financial support of Global Affairs Canada, and in partnership with the Dr Ameyo Stella Adadevoh Health Trust (DRASA) , the  World Health Organization (WHO) is...

Ebola Disease Transmission is interrupted in Kasese District

All people who came into contact with the confirmed case of Ebola Virus Disease in Kasese district yesterday completed 21 days of follow up without developing the disease....

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 9 July 2019

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo continues this past week with a similar transmission intensity....

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 2 July 2019

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in North Kivu and Ituri provinces, Democratic Republic of the Congo continues this past week, with a steady and sustained transmission...

WHO Democratic Republic of the Congo – External Situation Report 18 June 2019

The number of new Ebola virus disease (EVD) cases has continued to decrease in recent weeks in Katwa and Butembo, with a total of eight cases reported in these two health zones...

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