PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (111): Congo DR (NK,IT) WHO, security, treatment

Ebola — DR Congo
– Despite the tense situation of the city of Beni, a vaccination ring was opened around the confirmed case of 24 Oct 2019 in the Kanzulinzuli Health Area of the General Reference Hospital;
– 724 people were vaccinated with the 2nd Ad26.ZEBOV/MVA-BN-Filo vaccine (Johnson & Johnson) in the 2 health zones of Karisimbi in Goma;
– since the start of vaccination on 8 Aug 2018 with the rVSV-ZEBOV vaccine, 255 215 people have been vaccinated;
– approved on 22 Oct 2019 by the Ethics Committee of the