2014's Ebola epidemic in West Africa is the largest to date, and the first ever outbreak in West Africa. The epidemic in the region began in Guinea and then spread to the neighbouring countries of Liberia and Sierra Leone. These three countries comprised the heart of the outbreak, having more than 11,000 deaths and over 28,000 cases between them. There were also smaller outbreaks in Senegal, Nigeria, and Mali.
This programme facilitates coordination and support for other prevention programmes to deal with Ebola epidemic of 2014.
This project supports HRCS in Benin, Cote d'ivoire and Guinea
Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken
Material relief assistance and services
Disaster Management Phase