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Cholera vaccine plan for Yemen scrapped

Cholera vaccine plan for Yemen scrapped

July 12, 2017 0

A plan to deliver a million doses of the oral cholera vaccine in Yemen to help combat the worst outbreak of cholera in the world has been scrapped. There have been more than

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Photo Feature: After Ebola, Sierra Leone’s burial workers fear a bleak future

Photo Feature: After Ebola, Sierra Leone’s burial workers fear a bleak future

dan.rafter@hrc.org October 28, 2015 0

FREETOWN 28 October 2015 (IRIN) - Thousands of Sierra Leoneans risked their lives as burial team members to help bring the Ebola outbreak to a stop. Now, with the outbreak almost over, many

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Ebola – is culture the real killer?

Ebola – is culture the real killer?

dan.rafter@hrc.org January 29, 2015 0

NAIROBI 29 January 2015 (IRIN) - “African culture” – cute if you’re a tourist, catastrophic when you want to put a lid on Ebola, or so some international health experts and media coverage

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Ebola: Where next and how bad?

Ebola: Where next and how bad?

carolyn.simon@hrc.org December 1, 2014 0

LONDON 01 December 2014 (IRIN) - In the past few months huge amounts of time and energy have been spent trying to second-guess the progress of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Where

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Growing disease burden in South Sudan conflict

Growing disease burden in South Sudan conflict

carolyn.simon@hrc.org January 27, 2014 0

GULU-NAIROBI 27 January 2014 (IRIN) - Disease burden is growing among people who fled their homes following the outbreak of conflict in South Sudan.

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WASH concerns over Cambodia flooding

WASH concerns over Cambodia flooding

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 9, 2013 0

PHNOM PENH 09 October 2013 (IRIN) - With 60,000 people having fled floods across Cambodia in the past two weeks, and floodwater still not receding, aid workers are warning about the outbreak of

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