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Crisis: Ebola: Getting Started

Resources to study the Ebola outbreak in West Africa


Several different governments are leading the effort to treat, track, contain, and conduct research related to the current outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.

Government Agency Resources

Ebola : Global Alert & Response - news and top stories

Evolution of the Ebola Response

Situation Assessments

Ebola Response Roadmap - "The roadmap will assist governments and partners in the revision and resourcing of country-specific operational plans for Ebola response, and the coordination of international support for their full implementation."

Ebola Response Roadmap - Situation Reports - a series of regular updates on the Ebola response roadmap that contains review of the epidemiological situation and response monitoring.

Ebola Vaccines Therapies and Diagnostics

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa has shared this website of information about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the UN response. 


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