One year since the confirmed Ebola outbreak in Guinea, a lot of fear and stigma remain in communities affected by the disease. Some communities prevent responders from entering, mistakenly believing they are responsible for spreading the virus. Volunteers with the Red Cross Society of Guinea have experienced this resistance, but through continued engagement, barriers are slowly being broken down.
28 Nov 2014
The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) is an activity of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) that provides timely food security information for 29 countries in Sub-Sahara Africa, Central America and the Caribbean, and C...
Tags: Video, Early Warning Systems, Food Security, Livelihoods
07 May 2019
A list contains all Saudi national emergency response agencies contacts.
Tags: Awareness material, Communication As Aid
Clinical management of severe acute respiratory infection when novel coronavirus (nCoV) infection is suspected.
27 Jul 2020
This document is intended for clinicians involved in the care of adult, pregnant and pediatric patients with or at risk for severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) when a SARS-CoV-2 infection is suspected. Considerations for pediatric patients and ...
Tags: Guidance material, COVID-19 (Coronavirus)