At Security Council, top UN health officials spotlight role of emergency preparedness in Ebola fight
The deadly Ebola outbreak which ravaged West Africa for more than a year has demonstrated the increasing importance of emergency preparedness both in Africa and across the world, said two senior...
10 Aug 2015
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on the international community to commit to...
19 Jun 2015
On 10 May 2015, a day after the World Health Organization declared Liberia Ebola-free, stern-faced...
18 Oct 2013
Malnutrition among children under age five in the Sahel is expected to rise again this year,...
19 Jul 2013
Five flashlight bulbs, an old car battery and a solar panel were the only tools 11-year-old Richard...
11 Apr 2013
For someone with advanced technical know-how and a devious mind, a piece of chalk or some flour or...
11 Feb 2013
In recent years, the shrill cries of a newborn baby have been bringing more shouts of joy than of...
15 Jan 2013
New advances can give women more normal lives
21 Dec 2012
A Liberian soldier shows off his juggling skills at a World AIDS Day event, “Zero New Infections”,...
2 Oct 2012
Here in Rakai, where Uganda’s first AIDS case was reported in the early 1980s, it is common to see...
5 Sep 2012
Checking the blood pressure of an expectant mother in Rwanda.Photograph: Redux / eyevine / Kate...
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