Congo rules out using additional trial vaccines to combat Ebola  Reuters Africa

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) - Congo will not permit the use of further experimental vaccines as it combats an Ebola outbreak because doing ...

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Congo will not permit the use of further experimental vaccines as it combats an Ebola outbreak because doing so risked "confusing the population," the government said on Friday.Congo will not permit the use of further experimental vaccines as it combats an ...

Congo rules out using additional trial vaccines to combat Ebola - Reuters

“Health workers are racing to vaccinate children against a severe measles outbreak in northeast DR Congo. The region is in the midst of an Ebola outbreak and mass displacement. We are doing everything we can to protect children and families affected. https://t.co/onRAYEb2tA https://t.co/8zxBO27HmR”

Henrietta H. Fore on Twitter: "Health workers are racing to vaccinate children against a severe measles outbreak in northeast DR Congo. The region is in the midst of an Ebola outbreak and mass displacement. We are doing everything we can to protect children and families affected. https://t.co/onRAYEb2tA… https://t.co/Cg7uhu3ARd"

“"This part of the world, the DRC, is notoriously ignored by the international community" @BBCJLandale on @hereandnow today speaking with @FemiOke about an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo.”

Alex Ashlock on Twitter: ""This part of the world, the DRC, is notoriously ignored by the international community" @BBCJLandale on @hereandnow today speaking with @FemiOke about an outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo."

“It's time for @WHO to declare a Public Health Emergency of International Concern for the #Ebola outbreak in the DRC. Dr. Dan Lucey & I make the case in a new op-ed for @washingtonpost: https://t.co/ovwN2IyMzR”

Ronald Klain on Twitter: "It's time for @WHO to declare a Public Health Emergency of International Concern for the #Ebola outbreak in the DRC. Dr. Dan Lucey & I make the case in a new op-ed for @washingtonpost: https://t.co/ovwN2IyMzR"

“Vaccination to contain severe measles outbreak underway in DR Congo amidst Ebola and mass displacement @unicef https://t.co/YbYOJCSYVj”

Paloma Escudero on Twitter: "Vaccination to contain severe measles outbreak underway in DR Congo amidst Ebola and mass displacement @unicef https://t.co/YbYOJCSYVj"

This Thursday, we cover: New poverty report cites ‘vast inequalities’; measles campaign in Ebola-hit DR Congo; World Population Day; UN chief visits cyclone-ravaged Mozambique; monsoon rains cause ‘misery’ for refugees; and why the internet’s ‘essential’ for free expression.This Thursday, we cover: New poverty report cites ‘vast inequalities’; measles campaign in Ebola-hit DR Congo; World Population Day; UN chief visits cyclone-ravaged Mozambique; monsoon rains cause ‘misery’ for refugees; and why the internet’s ‘essential’ for free expression.

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Poverty report reveals ‘vast inequalities’, measles compounds DRC Ebola woes, Guterres visits Mozambique, Bangladesh update, freedom of expression online | UN News

The new cases raise the number of infected healthcare workers to 132, 68% of whom are nurses.The new cases raise the number of infected healthcare workers to 132, 68% of whom are nurses.

Three more health workers infected in Ebola outbreak | CIDRAP