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Podcast Episode, Blog Post Examine Challenges Of DRC Ebola Outbreak

Center for Strategic & International Studies’ “Take as Directed”: Unpacking the DRC Ebola Crisis with Jason Stearns
In this podcast episode, J. Stephen Morrison, senior vice president of CSIS and director of the CSIS Global Health Policy Center, speaks with Jason Stearns, director of the Congo Research Group at the Center for International Cooperation at New York University, about “the opaque networks in eastern Congo which are deliberately and violently targeting health providers, paralyzing the international and local response to the Ebola outbreak” (7/16).

Council on Foreign Relations: Ebola Reaches DRC Border City of Two Million, WHO Responds
John Campbell, Ralph Bunche senior fellow for Africa policy studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses the WHO’s recent designation of the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Ebola outbreak as a public health emergency of international concern and examines the humanitarian situation in the country (7/18).