Home > News > Liberia: Schools in Monrovia will resume in February

 

April 18 - 20 years of the
Canonization of Marcellin Champagnat


 


 



NewsChoose

  • News
  • 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004
  • Most popular | Statistics
  • Calendar
  • The latest news

 


Social networking

Marist Brothers

RSS YouTube FaceBook Twitter

 

Today's picture

Germany: Chapter of the Central West Europe Province in Freising

Marist Brothers - Archive of pictures

Archive of pictures

 

Latest updates

 


Calls of the XXII General Chapter



FMSI


Archive of updates

 

Marist Calendar

24 April

Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen, Priest and Martyr

Marist Calendar - April

Ebola Epidemic has gone down considerably

 

Archive

Schools in Monrovia will resume in February

21/01/2015: Liberia

Our Brothers in Liberia are doing fine and the Ebola Epidemic has gone down considerably. They report that schools will resume on Monday, February 2, 2015. In view of this, registration for the Academic Year 2014/2015 begun in January 12, 2015.

The country is not yet Ebola-free. It should be noted that the 8,153 deaths: 2,915 reported from Sierra Leone, 3,471 in Liberia and 1,767 in Guinea are from the 20,656 confirmed or suspected cases.

Efforts to find a vaccine has yielded fruits. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) the two leading Ebola vaccines made by GlaxoSmithKline and Merck and NewLink will soon be tested in healthy volunteers in West Africa. In the meantime the drug called brincidofovir is being tested in patients at the ELWA 3 centre in Monrovia operated by Médecins Sans Frontières.

Project form FMSI and SED

3144 visits