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Arthur Loryoun
Esfuerzo de equipo de protección personal (EPP) de los trabadores de salud comunotarios (CHW) en Liberia: lecciones aprendidas sobre cómo tratar de obtener visibilidad y uso de datos durante una...
Arthur Loryoun
Équipement de protection individuelle (EPI) des travailleurs de la santé communautaire (CHW) au Liberia : enseignements tirés sur la manière d'essayer d'obtenir la visibilité et l'utilisation...
Arthur Loryoun
This presentation explores how the Government of Liberia with technical assistance from the VillageReach team developed a dashboard to visualize PPE Stock in order to inform decision makers. It also...
Bonheur Dounebaine, Aliou Diallo, Fatoumata Diakhite, Adolphus T. Clarke, Robert A. Bednarczyk, T Ruston Yarnko, Kyle Muther, Daouda M. Gueye, Moussa Sarr, Sameer M. Dixit, Shankar B. Duwadi, Anna S. Ellis, Nancy Fullman, Nathaniel Gerthe, Jhalak S. Gautam, Kyra A. Hester, Gloria Ikilezi, Rokhaya S. Mbengue, Souleymane Mboup, Birahim P. Ndiaye, Rajesh Man Rajbhandari, David E. Phillips
With this commentary, we discuss experiences from Nepal, Senegal and Liberia in addressing COVID-related disruptions of RI services in early-2020 to mid-2020. We represent a range of stakeholders...
Matthew C. Freeman, David E. Phillips, Rajesh Man Rajbhandari, Souleymane Mboup, Gloria Ikilezi, Kyra Hester, Jhalak S. Guatam, Nathaniel Gerthe, Nancy Fullman, Anna Ellis, Bonheur Dounebaine, Aliou Diallo, Adolphus T. Clarke, Robert A. Bednarczyk, T. Ruston Yarnko, Kyle Muther, Daouda M. Gueye, Moussa Sarr, Sameer M. Dixit
Summary box Key message 1: As the COVID-19 pandemic affected routine immunisation services worldwide, country programmes have used a range of mitigation strategies to maintain vaccine delivery...
Adolphus T. Clarke
Analysis of routine Health Management Information Systems (HMIS) data indicate a marked decline in immunization services notably between the months of March and May 2020. A comparative analysis of...
Arthur Loryoun
This presentation explores how the Government of Liberia with technical assistance from the VillageReach team developed a dashboard to visualize PPE Stock in order to inform decision makers. It also...
BID Initiative
The BID Learning Network (BLN) held a webinar entitled “Development of a Health Information Systems (HIS) Strategic Plan – The Liberian Experience”. During this webinar, Liberia shares the...
Bradley H. Wagenaar et al.
The aim of this study is to estimate the immediate and lasting effects of the 2014–2015 Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak on public-sector primary healthcare delivery in Liberia using 7 years of...
Pierre-Stéphane Gsell et al.
In March, 2016, a flare-up of Ebola virus disease was reported in Guinea, and in response ring vaccination with the unlicensed rVSV-ZEBOV vaccine was introduced under expanded access, the first time...
Home-based record (HBR) for Liberia circa 2011
Home-based record (HBR) for Liberia circa 2014
Home-based record (HBR) for Liberia circa 2005
Home-based record (HBR) for Liberia circa 2010
Carol Tevi-Benissan et al.
The Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic plan outlines the phased removal of oral polio vaccines (OPVs), starting with type 2 poliovirus–containing vaccine and introduction of inactivated polio...
Rafael Obregon, Sabeeha Quereshi, Ketan Chitnis, Naqibullah Safi, Ade Pouye, Savita Naqvi, Kshiitij Joshi, Erma Manoncourt, Catherine Richey, Rania El Asawi, Amaya M Gillespie
Following the World Health Organization (WHO) declaration of a Public Health Emergency of International Concern regarding the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in July 2014, UNICEF was asked to co-lead,...
Mable Carole Tevi-Benissan et al.
Background Significant progress has been made to increase access to vaccines in Africa since the 1974 launch of the Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI). Successes include the introduction of...
Blanche-philomene Melanga Anya, Edna Moturi, Teka Aschalew, Mable Carole Tevi-Benissan, Bartholomew Dicky Akanmori, Alain Nyembo Poy, Kinuam Leon Mbulu, Joseph Okeibunor, Richard Mihigo, Felicitas Zawaira
Background Important investments were made in countries for the polio eradication initiative. On 25 September 2015, a major milestone was achieved when Nigeria was removed from the list of...
Catherine Bruckner & Francesco Checchi
Fragile states are home to a sixth of the world\'s population, and their populations are particularly vulnerable to infectious disease outbreaks. Timely surveillance and control are essential to...
Kelly L Edmunds et al.
Emerging infectious diseases present threats to global health.1 The 2014–2016 Ebola virus disease outbreak in western Africa – caused by the Democratic Republic of the Congo strain – caught...
World Health Organization (WHO)
This guide outlines advocacy activities to build human, financial and political support for the Polio Eradication Initiative as a platform for strengthening preventive health services. It outlines...
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
This report presents poliovirus surveillance data from 2014 and 2015, focusing on the 20 countries in the African Region and six in the Eastern Mediterranean Region that reported a WPV or circulating...
World Health Organization (WHO)
This report highlights the achievements made in expanding access to vaccines in Africa and discusses some of the remaining challenges to achieving universal access to vaccines. The timing of this...
Michael Favin et al.
In collaboration with WHO, IMMUNIZATIONbasics analyzed 126 documents from the global grey literature to identify reasons why eligible children had incomplete or no vaccinations. The main reasons for...
BID
The BLN is a platform for peer learning and information exchange intended to enable strong collaborative links between peers from different countries in support of improved data...
Adam J. Kucharski, Rosalind M. Eggo, Conall Watson, Anton Camacho, Sebastian Funk, W. John Edmunds
Using an Ebola virus disease transmission model, the researchers found that addition of ring vaccination at the outset of the West Africa epidemic might not have led to containment of this disease....
World Health Organization (WHO)
This report, prepared by the Secretariat for the Decade of Vaccines Global Vaccine Action Plan, serves as the basis for the independent review. As was the case in 2013 and 2014, this report reviews...
World Health Organization (WHO)
 No confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) were reported in the week to 27 December. On 29 December, WHO declared that human-to-human transmission of Ebola virus has ended in Guinea, after...
Lawrence O Gostinemail, Eric A Friedman
The Ebola epidemic will take hundreds of thousands of lives if the current trajectory is not reversed.1 Fear has gripped the most affected countries: Sierra Leone instituted a national lockdown,2...
Karen Grépin
In this article, the researcher examines the level and speed of the international donations to tackle the Ebola epidemic and how they aligned with evolving estimates of funds required to bring the...
Arthur L Caplan
The first true epidemic of Ebola led to widespread panic. The virus appeared in so many countries in 2014—including Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Spain, and the USA—that...