Liberia

In Ebola treatment center, most of the medical personnel are working in triage, suspected and confirmed area. As I have emergency triage experience, so it is natural that I am deployed to work in the triage.
 
International response must adapt to changing epidemic pattern While the number of new Ebola cases reported in Liberia has declined in recent weeks, the outbreak is far from over and new hotspots continue to emerge across the country, Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said...
Since the beginning of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, Médecins Sans Frontières ( MSF) has admitted more than 4,500 patients to its care centres. Among these, more than 2,700 were confirmed as having Ebola. Amidst all the loss and suffering, there are several stories of survival. Today, out of...
Ane Bjøru Fjeldsæter is a 31-year-old psychologist from Trondheim, Norway. She recently spent one month working on MSF's Ebola response in Monrovia. Liberia is divided by an orange double fence. We built it to keep the sickness at bay. We built it to separate us (the healthy, the privileged) from...
Statement of Jackson K.P. Naimah, Médecins Sans Frontières, Monrovia, Liberia I wish to thank Ambassador Power for inviting my organization, Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), to address this gathering of nations who can help my people, my country, and my region. I am honored to represent MSF. We...
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) confirms that one of its international staff members in Liberia has been diagnosed with Ebola hemorrhagic fever. The French MSF staff member currently on assignment in Monrovia was placed in isolation on Tuesday, September 16, after she developed a fever. Laboratory...
Pierre Trbovic, an anthropologist from Belgium, arrived in the Liberian capital, Monrovia in late August to help with MSF's response to the Ebola epidemic. Finding the treatment centre full, health staff overwhelmed, and sick people queuing in the street, Pierre volunteered for the heartwrenching...
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Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is rapidly scaling up its operations in Liberia as the international response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa continues to be chaotic and entirely inadequate. In its first week, MSF’s ebola newest management centre – also known as ELWA3 – in the capital Monrovia...
Photo souce: Lucy LAU
“As I always say, MSF’s projects are a paradise for engineers. You can really build a latrine and a building, and people can really use it and benefit from it the next day. This is a very satisfying job.” Lucy LAU is a mechanical engineer from Hong Kong who joined MSF in 2011. In the same year,...
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