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News Republic of Congo » Health: Democratic Republic of the Congo cVDPV2 Outbreak Situation Report November 2017

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/democratic-republic-congo/democratic-republic-congo-cvdpv2-outbreak-situation-report-november
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Outbreak Response Assessment (OBRA) for the Democratic Republic of the Congo ran from the 23 October - 12 November ... with monovalent oral polio vaccine 2 (mOPV2). The Ministry of Health and Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) partners are ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: Glencore shakes off Congo scrutiny ahead of bumper results

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/02/17/glencore-shakes-congo-scrutiny-ahead-bumper-results/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The Swiss-based labour union IndustriAll visited Glencore’s operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo last week at the invitation ... We reject IndustriAll’s allegations. The health and safety of our people is our top priority.”

News Republic of Congo » Health: Congo-Kinshasa: DRC - Fighting Against the Stigma of Rape

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802100119.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

The prevalence of rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is among the highest in the world.According to a study published in the American Journal of Public Health in 2011, more than 1,000 women are raped every day in the DRC. Many victims find ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: Rwanda confirm hands over bodies of three DR Congo soldiers

News channel or source: http://www.coastweek.com/4107-Rwanda-confirm-hands-over-bodies-of-three-DR-Congo-soldiers.htm
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

“At least three health centers and seven schools have been looted ... Five killed after attack on civilian vehicle in DR Congo BENI, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Xinhua) --At least five people were killed on Saturday in an attack by unidentified ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: UNICEF says ethnic strife kills 76 in northeast DR Congo since December

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/17/c_136982044.htm
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

"At least three health centers and seven schools have been looted or ... File photo shows refugees of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) ready to cross over to the Republic of Congo, Dec. 5, 2011. (Xinhua/Guy Gervais Kitina) KINSHASA, Feb. 17 ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: Ethnic clashes claim 76 lives in DR Congo since December: UNICEF

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5399995/Ethnic-clashes-claim-76-lives-DR-Congo-December-UNICEF.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The UN Children's Fund on Friday said it had recorded 76 cases of people killed in ethnic violence in Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri province since ... down in the latest violence, while three health centres and seven schools were looted or razed ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: Study: Partial Dose of Yellow Fever Vaccine Provides Protection

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/partial-dose-yellow-fever-vaccine/4255516.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

experiment During a major outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2016, the government aimed to prevent the disease from spreading in the capital, Kinshasa. Health officials launched a mass vaccination campaign targeting 7.6 million people.

News Republic of Congo » Health: Because of Glick, the world comes to Jericho Road

News channel or source: https://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/news/2018/02/16/because-of-glick-the-world-comes-to-jericho-road.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Glick and his wife, Joyce, went on to found a medical practice on the city’s West Side, as well as a nonprofit to provide social services and other assistance, which later merged to form Jericho Road Community Health Center. Today, with Glick as chief ...

News Republic of Congo » Health: Cholera in a time of neoliberalism

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/cholera-time-neoliberalism-180205094227518.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

In the Democratic Republic of Congo and Yemen, this failure is ... International Monetary Fund neoliberal conditionalities that discouraged investment in public health (pdf), and corruption that costs the state budget an estimated $3bn a year (pdf).