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Evolution de l'épidémie dans les provinces du Nord-Kivu et de l'Ituri au 31 Octobre 2019

Ministère de la Santé, DR Congo, (2019)


Depuis le début de l’épidémie, le cumul des cas est de 3.272, dont 3.156 confirmés et 117 probables. Au total, il y a eu 2.183 décès (2067 confirmés et 117 probables) et 1052 personnes guéries. 434 cas suspects en cours d’investigation ; 1 nouveau cas confirmé au Nord-Kivu à Mabalako ; 1 nouveau décès confirmé au CTE au Nord-Kivu à Mabalako ; Aucune personne guérie n’est sortie des CTE ; Aucun agent de santé ne figure parmi les nouveaux cas confirmés. Le cumul des cas confirmés/probables parmi les agents de santé est de 161 (5 % de l’ensemble des cas confirmés/probables), dont 41 décès ; Poursuite de recherche de la patiente confirmée le 23 octobre 2019 à Mandima en Ituri et en fuite dans la communauté.
https://mailchi.mp/df7ce9f300a5/situation-pidmiolo...


Ebola Virus Disease Democratic Republic of Congo: External Situation Report 65, 30 October 2019

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)


In the 21 days from 7 to 27 October 2019, the number of affected health areas has remained the same, with 16 health areas and nine health zones reporting cases (Table 1, Figure 3). During this period, a total of 56 confirmed cases were reported, with the majority coming from the health zones of Mandima (54%; n=30 cases) and Mabalako (18%; n=10 cases). As of 27 October 2019, a total of 3264 EVD cases were reported, including 3147 confirmed and 117 probable cases, of which 2181 cases died (overall case fatality ratio 67%). Of the total confirmed and probable cases, 56% (1838) were female, 28% (926) were children aged less than 18 years, and 5% (163) were healthcare workers.
https://apps.who.int/iris/rest/bitstreams/1258251/...


UNICEF Rwanda Ebola Situation Report September 2019

UN Children's Fund UNICEF, (2019)


UNICEF trained 211 parents, 11 caregivers and 15 partner organisation staff members on EVD prevention in ECD centres, including on child-sensitive discourse on EVD in families. • Key health officials in 15 districts were trained and equipped to conduct infection prevention and control activities for Ebola.
https://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/re...


Regional Ebola Preparedness Overview of Needs and Requirements June to December 2019

World Health Organization WHO, (2019)


This document presents a consolidated summary of urgent activities required to advance preparedness, as elaborated in each country's national plan, with a particular focus on Priority 1 countries. It presents the estimated requirements, needs, and gaps for each of the Priority 1 countries and a summary for Priority 2 countries, as aligned for the period of July to December 2019.
https://www.who.int/ebola/preparedness/regional-eb...


Rwanda: Ebola Preparedness Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) Final Report - DREF Operation n° MDRRW017

International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent Societies, (2019)


Eleven (11) districts in Rwanda were initially were considered most at risk of the outbreak, namely: • Rusizi, Nyamasheke, Karongi, Rutsiro, Rubavu (bordering DRC) • Musanze, Burera, Gicumbi and Nyagatare (bordering Uganda) • Kigali city (comprised of 3 localities) due to the presence of Kigali International Airport. The National Contingency plan was revised in February 2019 and two districts added to the list (Nyabihu and Nyanza), bring total districts at risk to 13. During the timeframe, the operation, however covered the 11 initial districts.
https://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/re...


Ebola outbreak response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and neighbouring countries - 2019

UN Children's Fund UNICEF, (2019)


• 3,157 Ebola cases reported, including more than 900 children • 2,108 Ebola deaths in the Democratic Republic of the Congo • 12.5 million people at risk in Burundi, Rwanda, South Sudan and Uganda
https://reliefweb.int/sites/reliefweb.int/files/re...


Going house-to-house to prevent Ebola

Wotton, L., Eds.: UNICEF, (2019)


UNICEF and partners have trained over 10,000 community health workers in Rwanda to visit families and teach them how to prevent Ebola.
https://www.unicef.org/rwanda/stories/going-house-...


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