© UNICEF It’s been a difficult year for the people of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, and all those fighting to end the terrible­­ Ebola epidemic that took thousands of lives, spread fear and…

Tim Evans |

  Children in the town of Gueckedou, Guinea, an area hard hit by the Ebola outbreak. Photo credits: ©afreecom/Idrissa Soumaré  EU/ECHO ​In a part of Sub-Saharan Africa where life is far from easy…

Claudia Costin |

قبل أن أتولى رئاسة البنك الدولي، كنت أعمل طبيبا متخصصا في الأمراض المعدية. وقد شاهدت بنفسي أن وقف وباء ما يتطلب تنسيق جهود كثير من الناس والمنظمات. لكن الإيبولا مختلفة. سأسافر اليوم وغدا إلى غينيا…

الدكتور جيم يونغ كيم |

​Avant de présider la Banque mondiale, j’étais médecin, spécialiste des maladies infectieuses. Alors je sais l’importance d’interventions coordonnées entre de multiples acteurs et organisations…

Jim Yong Kim |

​​Antes de asumir como presidente del Banco Mundial, yo era un médico especialista en enfermedades infecciosas. Sé de primera mano que detener una epidemia requiere la coordinación de esfuerzos de…

Jim Yong Kim |

11名足球明星加入了抗击埃博拉病毒运动 请想象一下世界杯赛场上一支球队的队员站在球场上目睹另一队队员带着球从自己身边呼啸而过射门得分时的场景。如不采取行动来帮助患病人群并保护健康人群,那么身为地球公民的我们就会让埃博拉病毒赢得这场生死攸关的比赛。 世界卫生组织发布的数据显示,截止到11月9日,六个国家累计报告了14098例埃博拉病毒确诊、可能及疑似病例,死亡人数已达5160人。几内亚、…

Korina Lopez |

11 joueurs, 11 messages de prévention pour combattre Ebola Imaginez la scène lors de la Coupe du monde de football : une équipe entière est sur la touche, figée tandis que la formation adverse…

Korina Lopez |

Barcelona’s Neymar Jr. is among the ​11 players who have joined ​the campaign against Ebola. ​Imagine a football team at the World Cup, just standing around the field watching as the other team…

Korina Lopez |

Last week, I had the opportunity to visit several communities affected by Ebola in Liberia and Guinea. While I saw clear signs of progress in terms of destigmatization and family support, we can’t…

Tim Evans |

This week’s links include continuing global coverage of the Ebola crisis response. Each Friday, we share a selection of global health Tweets, infographics, blog posts, videos and more. Follow us @…

Aisha Faquir |