Sierra Leone

Carey L. Biron, IPS News
WASHINGTON - The United States proposed this week that the international community write off $100 million in debt owed by West African countries hit hardest by the current Ebola outbreak. The money would be re-invested in health and other public programming. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will be detailing the proposal later this week to a...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
An Ebola worker carries a stretcher in a treatment center in Sierra Leone on August 2, 2014. (Photo: European Commission DG ECHO/flickr/cc)
Ebola cases in Sierra Leone spiked on Sunday, with 111 new cases reported—the...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
UNITED NATIONS - The widespread outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, which has...

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