UNDP – Ebola [to 11 October 2014]

UNDP United Nations Development Programme [to 11 October 2014]

10 Oct 2014
:: Ebola crisis could disrupt Guinea’s economy for a decade, UN development officials say
Urgent support is needed to avert an economic meltdown in Guinea, where the Ebola crisis is destroying lives, jobs and essential services, said UN development officials here today. They pointed out that the crisis has already affected every sector of the economy and could be felt ten years after the crisis has ended.
08 Oct 2014

:: Coordination vital to ending Ebola, Guinean President tells UN delegation
Meeting with representatives from the United Nations, including the Head of the new Mission to fight Ebola, Guinean President Alpha Condé welcomed the mission and called for exceptional coordination in the response. Guinea is one of the three West African countries hardest hit by the recent epidemic.

:: Urgent action on Ebola needed to avert regional collapse, say UN development officials
06 Oct 2014
High level visits to affected countries and Ghana to highlight disease’s devastating impact on the most vulnerable