Humanitarian Health Action

Liberia situation reports



  • September 2014

    Liberia: promoting safe air travel

    At the international airport of Monrovia, where a group of doctors and nurses from the Ministry of Health of Liberia screen passengers arriving and leaving the country for Ebola. People leaving Liberia have to complete a form to evaluate whether they are at risk of infection because they have had contact with someone sick with Ebola. If someone presents with fever or symptoms compatible with Ebola, another questionnaire is completed to assess if that person might be sick with Ebola. “

  • 8 August 2014

    Ebola situation in Liberia: non-conventional interventions needed

    During the past weeks, a WHO team of emergency experts worked together with President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and members of her government to assess the Ebola situation in Liberia. Transmission of the Ebola virus in Liberia is already intense and the number of new cases is increasing exponentially.