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West Africa - Ebola Outbreak, Fact Sheet #1, Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 (as of 13 August 2014)

Highlights

  • Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone continue to report new cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).
  • U.S. Ambassador Deborah R. Malac declares a disaster due to the effects of the EVD outbreak in Liberia.
  • USAID and CDC deploy a team of response experts to Liberia and Guinea to assess the situation and coordinate U.S. Government (USG) response efforts.
     
Webspace(s): 
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Organization(s): 
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
United States Agency for International Development
Original Publication Date: 
13 Aug 2014
Document type: 
Newsletter
Location(s): 
Guinea
Liberia
Nigeria
Sierra Leone
Theme(s): 
Humanitarian Financing
Coordination hub(s): 
Bureau Régional pour l'Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
West Africa: Ebola Outbreak 2014 - 2015