7th ICAN Congress

After the highly successful International ICAN Congress in 2016, it is our great pleasure to invite you to the 7th International ICAN Congress which will be held in the beautiful city of Cape Town.

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 19th June 2018

The Ministry of Health and WHO continue to closely monitor the outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo with cautious optimism. On 17 June...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 10th June 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo remains active. One month into the response, there is cautious optimism about the situation in...

Last Chance to Apply for Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award! ICAN Congress 2018

Last Chance to Apply for Institut Merieux Young Investigator Award! ICAN Congress...

WASH in Health Care Facilities Newsletter March-May 2018 Issue 8

Please click here to access issue 8 of the WASH in Health Care Facilities Newsletter March-May...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 8th June 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo remains active. On 6 June 2018, one new confirmed EVD case was reported in Iboko Health Zone....

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 5th June 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo remains active. On 3 June 2018, six new suspected EVD cases have been reported in Bikoro (5) and...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 29th May 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is still active. On 27 May 2018, one new suspected EVD case was reported in Wangata. Three...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 25th May 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues. The Ministry of Health, WHO and partners carried out data cleaning and...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 22nd May 2018

The outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues to evolve. Since the last external situation report on 18 May 2018, six additional...

Democratic Republic of Congo Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak – WHO Situation Report 18th May 2018

On 8 May 2018, the Ministry of Health (MoH) of the Democratic Republic of the Congo declared an outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Bikoro Health Zone, Equateur Province....

ICAN ECHO Project

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