STORIES: République démocratique du Congo: Ebola- the outbreak: GUM_kolga_ebola_001

Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, North Kivu; Beni, 26th July. Ivette Fasiolo, pregnant, tested positive for Ebola, and for the last two days has been in intensive care in the treatment centre. Those who test positive for the virus are admitted to the Ebola Treatment Centre run by the NGO Alima in Beni. During the first stage of treatment, patients infected with the virus are placed in isolation inside the “cubes” (sealed, sterile 3x3 rooms designed so that patients can be treated safely

Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, North Kivu; Beni, 26th July. Ivette Fasiolo, pregnant, tested positive for Ebola, and for the last two days has been in intensive care in the treatment centre. Those who test positive for the virus are admitted to the Ebola Treatment Centre run by the NGO Alima in Beni. During the first stage of treatment, patients infected with the virus are placed in isolation inside the “cubes” (sealed, sterile 3x3 rooms designed so that patients can be treated safely