Humanitarian Health Action

Sierra Leone down to the last chain of Ebola virus transmission

17 August 2015 -- Use of rapid response teams and strong community involvement in finding Ebola virus disease cases and contacts is yielding results in Sierra Leone. An epidemiological week has now passed with no new Ebola cases for the first time since the beginning of the outbreak.

Sierra Leone: Rebuilding primary health services amid the Ebola crisis

December 2014 -- Essential health services have been drastically reduced for many months as the Ebola outbreak has taken up many of the country’s health resources. The country is now working to build a stronger health system for the long term.

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