Wednesday, July 08, 2020

High lights:

  • There have been 15 935 reported Ebola cases, with 5689 reported deaths.
  • 600 cases were reported in the three most-affected countries in the past week.
  • Case incidence is stable in Guinea, stable or declining in Liberia, but may still be increasing in Sierra Leone.
  • Over 70% of patients with EVD in Guinea are isolated, while over 80% of required safe and dignified burial teams are in place. Liberia and Sierra Leone report that fewer than 70% of patients are isolated, though there is wide variation among districts. Approximately 25% of the required safe burial teams are in place in both countries, though this does not include military burial teams. Read more…