Governmental Organizations

Malaysia to work with UNICEF on polio vaccination in Sabah state

Malaysia to work with UNICEF on polio vaccination in Sabah state

Published 15/12/2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysia’s health authorities on Sunday said they are working with UNICEF to bring polio vaccines to the state of Sabah in [more…]

Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

Congo authorities say Ebola survivor falls ill a second time

Published 08/12/2019

GISENYI, Rwanda (Reuters) - An Ebola survivor has fallen ill with the disease for a second time in eastern Congo, the Congolese health authorities said [more…]

China suspends U.S. military visits to Hong Kong, sanctions U.S.-based NGOs

China suspends U.S. military visits to Hong Kong, sanctions U.S.-based NGOs

Published 02/12/2019

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday U.S. military ships and aircraft won’t be allowed to visit Hong Kong, and also announced sanctions against several [more…]

Fatal attacks on Congo clinics risk resurgence of Ebola epidemic

Fatal attacks on Congo clinics risk resurgence of Ebola epidemic

Published 29/11/2019

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - International organizations warned on Friday of a potential resurgence of Ebola in Congo after deadly militia attacks on [more…]

Iran warns regional states of consequences if they stoked unrest

Iran warns regional states of consequences if they stoked unrest

Published 24/11/2019

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iranian Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on Saturday warned regional countries of consequences if it is proven that they meddled to stoke recent [more…]

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

WHO says it could use more U.S. help on the ground in Ebola fight

Published 26/07/2019

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States could bolster the battle against the Ebola virus in Democratic Republic of Congo by allowing more of its experts [more…]

U.N. calls for hundreds of millions in more aid to fight Ebola

U.N. calls for hundreds of millions in more aid to fight Ebola

Published 15/07/2019

GENEVA (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola outbreak could last much longer and cost far more in money and lives unless U.N. member states [more…]

Two Ebola workers killed in eastern Congo

Two Ebola workers killed in eastern Congo

Published 15/07/2019

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the health ministry said, the [more…]

Two Ebola health workers killed in eastern Congo

Two Ebola health workers killed in eastern Congo

Published 15/07/2019

GOMA (Reuters) - Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the latest in a string of assaults that have [more…]

Saving the world is on Sue Desmond-Hellmann’s to-do list

Saving the world is on Sue Desmond-Hellmann’s to-do list

Published 10/07/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If you had $50 billion to try to solve the world’s worst problems, what exactly would you do? That is the [more…]