Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ebola Treatment Centres Get Ten Thousand U.S. Dollars ($10,000) Christmas Gifts From President Koroma’s World Bank Aid

In appreciation of the hard work, commitment and dedication to service in the fight against the Ebola virus disease, the President, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has through the assistance of the World Bank presented a cheque of $10,000 (Ten Thousand

Mabohanday Donates PPES to Health Ministry

The Mabohanday (Malimba) United States of America branch has donated Personal Protective Equipment worth 3,500 US Dollar to the Ministry of Health and Sanitation in the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease in the country. Making the presentation on behalf

Walden University Scholars of Change Demonstrate the Impact of Positive Social Change

- $55,000 awarded to students and alumni whose inspiring videos document efforts to make a difference MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 30, 2014 / PRNewswire / Asianet-Pakistan — Walden University Scholars of Change focus on the future, whether they are transforming the way

China Donates U.S.$2 Million Food Items to Sierra Leone

As China Donates $2 Million Food Supplies to Sierra Leone, Ambassador Yanbo Says “China’s 40 Years Relationship with Sierra Leone is an Obligation to Extend Fraternal Assistance in the Fight against Ebola China has donated through the World Food Programme

President Koroma to Declare 7-Day National Prayer and Fasting

As part of his continued engagement to break the chain of transmission of the spreading Ebola virus disease, President Ernest Bai Koroma Tuesday 30th December expressed the need to heighten the national response against Ebola by calling for a 7-day

Universal health coverage – Ebola reveals the gaps

LONDON 29 December 2014 (IRIN) - West Africa's Ebola epidemic has cruelly exposed the weaknesses of health systems in the countries where it struck. It was understandable that they were not prepared for Ebola, which has never been reported

African Development Bank Supports Sierra Leone Ebola Response

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a US$1 million grant from the African Development Bank (ADB) to help fight Ebola in Sierra Leone. The contribution will be used to support the Government of Sierra Leone and WFP

First Ebola Treatment Unit for Local Health Workers Arrives in Sierra Leone [press release]

– Direct Relief delivered two 10-bed medical tents specifically for local health staff in Sierra Leone In response to urgent requests from the Deputy Minister of Health and the Junior Doctors’ Association of Sierra Leone, Direct Relief delivered two 10-bed