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Hundreds gather in Goma, Congo for “Stop Ebola” march

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Hundreds gathered in Congo’s eastern city of Goma Thursday to support Ebola response teams that have seen increasing attacks and resistance among communities where Ebola continues to spread. North Kivu Governor Carly Kasivita, who organized the march, said that anyone spreading misinformation and claiming that “Ebola …

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 ‘Striking’ Differences in Rates of HIV/AIDS within Rwanda and other African nations

  Wednesday, May 15, 2019 ‘Striking’ Differences in Rates of HIV/AIDS within Rwanda and other African nations New study finds some African nations have five-fold disparities in numbers of people infected with HIV SEATTLE–Despite the rapid scale-up of antiretroviral therapy (ART) since 2000, HIV/AIDS is still the most common cause …

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Pax Press in partnership with Red Cross Rwanda and Belgium Embassy to strengthen Journalists information about Ebola Virus Disease

Thursday  29 November 2018, PAX PRESS, the Rwandan journalist network  to promote peace, human rights, and democracy in Rwanda in partnership with  Rwanda Red Cross and  Belgium Embassy,  has organized a training of journalists from various media operating in Rwanda on the report on the Ebola virus. This training focused …

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Consumption of fortified foods recommended to curb malnutrition

Under support of Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation (DGIS) as part of the Voices for Change partnership through SNV, the Civil Society Organizations, Imbaraga and Caritas, recommend the consumption of fortified foods in order to fight against malnutrition in Rwanda. This call from the Caritas and Imbaraga organizations …

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Rwanda issues cholera alert after outbreak in Uganda

Rwanda has issued an alert following cholera outbreak in neighbouring Uganda. The Ministry of Health has asked its citizens travelling to Uganda and those living along the border to be vigilant and maintain high levels of hygiene. “We hereby urge all Rwandans in general and those residing in Sectors bordering …

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