Le lavage des mains au savon ou à la cendre, un moyen efficace et abordable pour prévenir des maladies et améliorer la santé des enfants

Le lavage des mains au savon ou à la cendre, un moyen efficace et abordable pour prévenir des maladies et améliorer la santé des enfants

15 October 2018 No Comments on Le lavage des mains au savon ou à la cendre, un moyen efficace et abordable pour prévenir des maladies et améliorer la santé des enfants

COMMUNIQUE – Le lavage des mains est l’un des moyens les plus efficaces et les moins coûteux pour prévenir des maladies infectieuses et empêcher la transmission des bactéries et de certains virus, notamment celui de l’Ebola.

155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak

155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak

21 September 2018 No Comments on 155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak

PRESS RELEASE – Children who lose a parent due to Ebola are at risk of being stigmatized, isolated or abandoned, in addition to the experience of losing a loved one or primary caregiver. This group of children are particularly vulnerable and UNICEF is concerned for their wellbeing.

UNICEF to scale up Ebola response following new cases in major commercial center of Butembo in the Democratic Republic of Congo

UNICEF to scale up Ebola response following new cases in major commercial center of Butembo in the Democratic Republic of Congo

14 September 2018 No Comments on UNICEF to scale up Ebola response following new cases in major commercial center of Butembo in the Democratic Republic of Congo

PRESS RELEASE – UNICEF is expanding its Ebola response and deploying to Butembo a team of 11 specialists in community communication, education, psycho-social assistance, and water, sanitation and hygiene to help contain the disease and avoid any further spread of the epidemic.