770,000 children under five suffering from acute malnutrition in Kasai region of Democratic Republic of the Congo

770,000 children under five suffering from acute malnutrition in Kasai region of Democratic Republic of the Congo

Emergencies Press releases 11 May 2018 No Comments on 770,000 children under five suffering from acute malnutrition in Kasai region of Democratic Republic of the Congo

PRESS RELEASE – At least half of all children under five years of age in the Kasai region – or 770,000 – are suffering from acute malnutrition, including 400,000 children who are severely malnourished and at risk of death.

Ebola in the DRC: UNICEF provides technical expertise and supplies to support the Government in fighting the epidemic

Ebola in the DRC: UNICEF provides technical expertise and supplies to support the Government in fighting the epidemic

Emergencies Press releases 11 May 2018 No Comments on Ebola in the DRC: UNICEF provides technical expertise and supplies to support the Government in fighting the epidemic

PRESS RELEASE – Following the announcement by the Government of the DRC on May 8 of a new outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease in Equateur Province, UNICEF mobilizes its teams to help contain the spread of the disease.