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    • Testimony from the field: 3 questions for Lorenzo, emergency coordinator

      Testimony from the field: 3 questions for Lorenzo, emergency coordinator

      It’s been more than two and a half years since Lorenzo Pomarico first joined ALIMA, often bringing some Italian flair (see more below) to the field. Time passes quickly and Lorenzo has already carried out six missions, often taking him to areas that are difficult to access and far from capital citie...

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    • "My name is Mustapha and I am a nutritionnal assistant here, in Nigeria"

      "My name is Mustapha. I am a nutritional assistant here at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital. I work in ALIMA's Intensive Therapeutic Feeding Center (ITFC). I want to help children's health and know everything about nutrition. I am currently also studying to become a nurse. I am currentl...

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    • DRC: The miracle of child Ebola survivors

      DRC: The miracle of child Ebola survivors

      While children continue to be among the worst-affected by the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s North Kivu and Ituri provinces, breakthroughs are being made in their chances of survival at ALIMA’s (The Alliance for International Medical Action) treatment center in the ...

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    • DRC: Ebola - Six months later, what’s been accomplished and what remains

      DRC: Ebola - Six months later, what’s been accomplished and what remains

      It has been nearly six months since an outbreak of Ebola was declared in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) North Kivu and Ituri provinces. The outbreak has since become the second-largest outbreak ever recorded. Fortunately, many lessons were learned during past outbreaks, and thanks to i...

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    • Innovation: Ebola response, what has changed between then and now?

      Innovation: Ebola response, what has changed between then and now?

      Lessons learned during the 2014-2016 West Africa Ebola epidemic have led to a number of improvements in outbreak response efforts. Dr. Marie-Claire Kolie, who previously responded to Ebola outbreaks in her home country of Guinea and in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Equateur province,...

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    • NIGERIA: Urgent support needed to respond to outbreak of Lassa fever

      NIGERIA: Urgent support needed to respond to outbreak of Lassa fever

      The medical NGO ALIMA (The Alliance for International Medical Action) is calling for urgent support, as the organization supports the care of patients affected by an outbreak of Lassa fever in southern Nigeria’s Ondo State. ALIMA has been working alongside Nigeria’s Centre for Disease Control (NCDC)...

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