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Working Together To Defeat Ebola

“Our message to the locals is that we are here to help and we will do the best we can.”

IOM was hosted on UNMIL Radio’s flagship programme ‘Coffee Break’ (on 10/12) where Andrew Lind, IOM Liberia Project Coordinator spoke about plans to provide care to the...

50 Bed ETU Dedicated In Buchanan

The Monrovia Inquirer: The Medical Coordinator of the Buchanan ETU, Dr. Ellen Einterz, said the unit has four steps in helping patients that will be infected with the virus. Dr. Eintrez named these steps as transporting cases, making diagnosis in 24 hours, treating patients with...

Soldiers Helping Ebola Treatment Efforts In Liberia

Bangor Daily News: The first facility completed, named the Buchanan Ebola treatment unit, was handed over to the International Organization for Migration, which customized the facility for its needs before opening it to the public.

Opening The Ebola Treatment Unit In Buchanan

Clarksville Online: Singing, clapping and dancing greeted Soldiers of the 36th Engineer Brigade, out of Fort Hood, Texas, as they walked up to a tent to attend the grand opening ceremony of the Ebola treatment unit near Buchanan, Liberia.

“Based on the other ETUs and the...

More Confirmed Cases Of Ebola In Cape Mount

Liberian Observer: With the alarming number of new cases in the county, the IMS and its partners will open the Ebola Treatment Unit in Sinje and move in with more ambulances and health workers to ensure that the situation is put under control.

The Head of the Incident...

In The Wake Of More Reported Cases:Ebola Center Opens In Cape Mt

The Inquirer: In a bid to curb the further spread of the Ebola virus disease, the Government of Liberia has opened an Ebola Treatment Unit in Sinje, Grand Cape Mount County. The ETU which appears to be one of the best in the country will be managed by the International...

CDC, IOM Train Bureau Of Immigration Officers

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) have begun training 25 officers of the Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization in Intense Border Screening.

The training is intended to intensify the screening process of people...

IOM Calls For Alertness And Surveillance At Borders

The Chief of Mission of the International Organization for Migration in Liberia, Mr. Sortino Salvatore, has called for high level of alertness and surveillance at the borders of Liberia.

Addressing a news conference at the IOM office in Monrovia at the weekend, Mr. Salvatore said the...

IOM Welcomes Completion Of Ebola Treatment Unit In Liberia

Liberian Vice President Joseph Boakai yesterday (10/11) inaugurated the first of three planned IOM-managed Ebola Treatment Units (ETU) in Liberia. The new unit, in Tubmanburg, was constructed by the Armed Forces of Liberia (AFL), with the support and oversight of the US Department of Defense....

IOM Fights Ebola In Liberia Hotspots

“Working with the health system to bring in cases quicker and bring care closer is the final piece of Ebola control, in addition to social mobilization”

Since the beginning of November, new and confirmed cases of Ebola have been declining in Liberia, with 10-20...