UN: Ebola Outbreak Is Worrying But Not A Global Emergency
|10/17/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The World Health Organization says it is “deeply concerned” by the ongoing Ebola outbreak in Congo but the situation does not yet warrant being declared a global emergency.
After convening an expert group to assess the epidemic on Wednesday, the U.N. health agency said “response activities need to be intensified and ongoing vigilance is critical.”
Aid organizations have expressed alarm as the rate of new Ebola cases more than doubled this month and resistance to efforts to stop the virus has turned violent. WHO has warned the risk of Ebola spreading in the region is “very high” as confirmed cases were reported read more >>>