Humanitarian Health Action

Ebola virus disease in Nigeria: encouraging signs

Ebola testing in safe laboratory
WHO

28 August 2014 --WHO today issues a roadmap to guide and coordinate the international response to the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease in west Africa. The roadmap aims to stop ongoing Ebola transmission worldwide within 6-9 months while rapidly managing the consequences of any further international spread. It also recognises the need to address, in parallel, the outbreak’s broader socioeconomic impact.