Ebola virus disease

Mediacentre: News, feature stories on Ebola

Ebola outbreak 2019

North Kivu outbreak

Press conference on Ebola disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) - 28 May 2019

Press briefing on WHO Ebola operations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) - 3 May 2019

Press briefing on Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo - 14 March 2019

Ebola outbreak 2018

North Kivu outbreak

Press briefing on Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo - 25 September 2018

Bikoro in Equateur Province outbreak


Ebola outbreak 2017

Press briefing on Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 18 May 2017

Speakers:
Dr Peter Salama, WHO Executive Director, Health Emergencies Programme
Dr Matshidiso Rebecca Moeti, WHO Regional Director for Africa


Stories from the 2014-2015 Ebola outbreak

This page links all WHO technical and general information on Ebola virus disease.

Online training for Ebola responders

This free online course offers decision-makers and frontline responders an overview of Ebola virus disease and access to e-PROTECT training, intended to help yourself and members of your team from contracting Ebola and prevent further transmission of the disease.

Facts and frequently asked questions about Ebola virus disease

General information on Ebola virus disease, controlling the infection and WHO response. Answers to questions on the disease, transmission of the virus and treatment.