Africa

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
As the Ebola outbreak surges to record levels, the international response has been "lethally inadequate" and has only worsened the epidemic by "marginalizing" the population affected, a chorus of top international medical officials said during a high-level United Nations briefing in New York on Tuesday. Slamming the lack of response by UN Member...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The Pentagon confirmed that U.S. forces bombed a location in Somalia on Monday...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
As the worst Ebola outbreak in recorded history continues to accelerate in West...

Further

From Fambul Tok - family talk - a short film on the efforts of the extraordinary women of Sierre Leone to heal their communities, one village at a time, after a devastating decade-long civil war. A happy and peaceful Mother's Day.