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UN Ebola mission winds down, WHO takes reins in West Africa

The United Nations Mission for Ebola Emergency Response is officially winding down today, handing its leadership role and senior staff to the Geneva-based World Health Organization as efforts to contain the deadly virus continue.

Jul 31, 2015, 23:23 PM IST

UN warns against complacency as Ebola fight enters new phase

The United Nations is urging donors, organizations and countries fighting Ebola in West Africa not to give in to complacency as the death toll from the virus climbs toward 10,000.

Mar 03, 2015, 06:52 AM IST

Ebola virus is mutating, warn scientists

In a scary development in the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, scientists tracking the deadly virus in Guinea have warned that the virus has started to mutate.

Jan 29, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

UN warns Ebola epidemic 'not yet contained'

The Ebola epidemic is decreasing but is still present in a third of the areas of the three worst affected west African nations, UN Ebola coordinator David Nabarro warned Thursday.

Jan 29, 2015, 19:25 PM IST

Ebola crisis has 'passed the tipping point', says UN special envoy

The Ebola crisis has "passed the tipping point" and there is now a reasonable chance the deadly outbreak could end quickly, the UN special envoy said Thursday.

Jan 16, 2015, 05:01 AM IST

$1billion needed to fight Ebola virus: UN

Zee Media Bureau

Sep 16, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

UN calls for global response to contain Ebola Virus

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday called for a coordinated international response to the Ebola outbreak and appointed Britain`s David Nabarro as the world body`s coordinator in its fight against the deadly disease.

Aug 13, 2014, 09:13 AM IST