Jabu, a private university in nigeria to provide teaching, research and service that would encourage learning and stimulate academic exchange nationally and internationally. As african country starts 42-day countdown to being declared ebola-free, national red cross is using new tool to remind people about prevention. Idefocs in partnership with action10 launched an ebola awareness and preventive measures campaign in 2014. How ebola can be prevented, vaccine information and additional measures. San francisco — just weeks after facebook founder and ceo mark zuckerberg gave $25 million to fight ebola in africa, his company is rolling out three initiatives to raise awareness — and more money unlike the billions of dollars that flowed to relief agencies in the aftermath of major natural.
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This is a guest blog by paul jenkins, head of international partnership development at the british red cross as the death count from the latest ebola outbreak in west africa passes 140, health experts are struggling to contain the deadly virus before it spreads beyond the region. West africa is still facing the aftermath of the largest ebola outbreak in history more than 28,000 cases have been reported since march, and more than 11,000 people have died.
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