Daily Archives: July 2, 2019

The United States is Providing $98 Million in Assistance in the Democratic Republic of Congo in Response to the Ebola Outbreak

The United States is providing more than $98 million in the Democratic Republic ofCongo (DRC) in response to the Ebola outbreak since it began in August 2018.

Last month, USAID Administrator Mark Green visited Ebola-affected areas in the DRC to …

Briefing: How Congo’s Ebola epidemic became the world’s second deadliest

More than 11 months after an Ebola outbreak was declared in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, the viral disease has claimed more than 1,500 lives, infected 2,244 people, and spread across the border into neighbouring Uganda, where two deaths and …

American Students Build Schools in Senegal

GUEDJ MARTIN, SENEGAL – The roar of power drills fills the air in the village of Guedj Martin, a typically quiet community of 2,000 people located some 100 kilometers (62 miles) from the Senegalese capital of Dakar. It’s an unusual …