Vatican grants 3 million euros to combat Ebola in Africa

The Vatican announced on Wednesday it will allocate EUR 3 million ($ 3,546,000) to combat Ebola in West Africa and urged the private and public agents to also increase funding aimed at combating this disease. The Holy See reported that “funds will be available to the...

WHO: We expect Ebola infections decline clearly in early 2015

The World Health Organization (WHO) expects that the spread of Ebola virus decline “clearly” in early 2015, a senior official reported this Tuesday. “We are preparing for the future, thinking about how we will be within four to six months, when the number of...

Australia denies entry to citizens from countries affected by Ebola

Australia will not issue visas to people who come from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, where an Ebola outbreak was produced, said today the Minister for Immigration, Scott Morrison. This measure was taken to prevent that the epidemic reaches Australia. “That means we do...

WHO requests affected countries by Ebola to employ border controls

The World Health Organization (WHO) called on all countries affected by the Ebola virus (Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia and Nigeria) to put underway border controls to screen all citizens who want to leave the country and ban them to take a plane or a boat if they show symptoms...