- PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (69): Congo DR (NK,IT) cases, Uganda NOT, WHO response
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:50:36 -0400
Ebola -- DR Congo
According to the latest situation report published by the WHO, a total of 990 contacts are under surveillance in Mabalako (790), Beni (141), and Mandima (59) health zones as of [11 Aug 2018]. Of these, 129 are healthcare workers. So far, 8 healthcare workers have contracted the virus, and 1 has died.
Today [15 Aug 2018] the WHO detailed the surveillance and preparedness plans underway in the DRC and Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda, and Burundi -- the countries most likely to experience