WHO Ebola Emergency Committee meets to discuss current situation in the DRC

Published: Monday, 17 June 2019 09:32

The World Health Organization’s Emergency Committee convened by the WHO Director-General under the International Health Regulations (IHR) (2005) regarding Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) met on Friday, 14th June 2019.

The Emergency Committee meeting followed the first reported cases of the spread of Ebola outside the DRC, with a cluster of cases in neighbouring Uganda.

Key points from the meeting include:

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