RD del Congo incia vacunación contra el ébola en noroeste del país

Brote de ébola en el Congo: la OMS confirmó la segunda muerte

Otro paciente ha perecido en el noroeste del país africano, días después de la reaparición de la mortal enfermedad

Desarrollan métodos para detectar tanto el coronavirus como los virus del Ébola y de la gripe

Son dos iniciativas que se llevan a cabo en los Estados Unidos. Cuáles serían sus beneficios y sus limitaciones

Crean nuevas pautas de investigación para predecir y evitar futuras pandemias

Científicos de Estados Unidos, Puerto Rico, Reino Unido diseñaron una guía para que los datos sanitarios se puedan utilizar y comprender a tiempo. Cuáles son las estrategias a seguir

Costa de Marfil no tuvo caso de ébola, revela nueva prueba

Costa de Marfil inició una campaña de vacunación contra el ébola entre los sanitarios tras confirmarse un caso

La mujer infectada había realizado un viaje en carretera desde Guinea, y se investiga si su contagio se produjo en ese país

Cómo afecta y se contagia el virus de Marburgo, similar al Ébola

Se detectó el primer caso de la infección en África Occidental en un hombre de Guinea que falleció. Se trata de un virus cuyo huésped natural es el murciélago de la fruta. Qué se debe hacer para evitar su propagación

Alarma en África occidental: confirmaron el primer caso de una grave enfermedad causada por el virus de Marburgo

La Organización Mundial de la Salud advirtió que se trata de una enfermedad muy virulenta que provoca una fiebre hemorrágica, similar al ébola

All Hands On Deck for Torch Security - Rio Report

(ATR) Also: Some British Olympic athletes will train at Flamengo before the Games; Liberia may decline Olympics participation.

Over 30,000 Soccer Fans Support the Fight Against Ebola at 12th Annual Match Against Poverty

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) mobilized its team of top football players today to compete against a Saint Etienne All Stars, in France’s Ligue 1 club to raise both funds for and awareness to help West African nations recover from the Ebola virus crisis.

WOA President Readies for Rio -- ATR Podcast

(ATR) The World Olympians Association looks ahead to the 2016 Rio Olympics.

IOC to Help Raise Ebola Awareness in Liberia

(ATR) Olympic Solidarity funds will help fight the disease in west Africa.

La Federation Royale Marocaine De Football Fait Appel De La Decision De La CAF Devant Le Tribunal Arbitral Du Sport (TAS)

Le Tribunal Arbitral du Sport (TAS) a enregistré un appel déposé par la Fédération Royale Marocaine de Football (FRMF) contre les sanctions que lui a infligé la Confédération Africaine de Football (CAF) suite à la décision de la FRMF de ne pas organiser l’édition 2015 de la Coupe d’Afrique des Nations (CAN) en raison de l'épidémie du virus Ebola. 

The Royal Moroccan Football Federation Appeals The CAF Decision To The Court of Arbitration For Sport (CAS)

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has registered an appeal filed by the Royal Moroccan Football Federation (FRMF) against the sanctions which were imposed on it by the African Football Confederation (CAF) following the decision of the FRMF not to organise the 2015 edition of the African Cup of Nations due to the Ebola virus epidemic.

Peace and Sport joins the anti-Ebola campaign #TargetEbola

Peace and Sport and a number of its Champions for Peace have officially announced their support for the campaign #TargetEbola led by the World Olympians Association in partnership with Oxfam and Medisend.

Enfermos del bola reciben suministros mdicos y de proteccin de la WOA

International Paralympic Committee joins WOA's #TargetEbola campaign

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has pledged its support to #TargetEbola – an online and social media campaign led by the World Olympians Association (WOA) that is raising awareness and funds to help tackle the spread of Ebola in West Africa.

Football Stars, Celebrities, International Health Orgs Join to Launch "Africa United" To Help Stop Ebola

At the Official Draw for the 2015 OrangeTM Africa Cup of Nations today, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) joined football stars, celebrities, international health organizations and corporations to announce the launch of Africa United

Equatorial Guinea Named New Host of 2015 African Cup of Nations

(ATR) The 2012 host will again after the tournament was stripped from Morocco.

Morocco Out of Africa Cup of Nations After Withdrawing as Host

(ATR) Morocco will not host the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations and has been expelled from the tournament.

Ebola-Stricken NOCs Prioritizing Education

(ATR) Leaders of NOCs affected by the Ebola outbreak say educating themselves is of utmost importance.

IOC President praises Sierra Leone NOC for quick action in fight against Ebola

Olympic Solidarity Program Shows Growth Ahead of Rio 2016 -- On the Scene

(ATR) Also: ANOC leaders allay Ebola concerns ... Armenia set for Baku 2015.

West African Countries Excluded from Boxing Congress -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: Solheim Cup bidding now underway ... German interest in Euro 2024 could clash with Olympic bid

Prince of Monaco Asks Olympians to Join Ebola Fight

(ATR) The five-time Olympian and IOC member has lent his support to Ebola victims in West Africa.

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco makes plea to Olympians to back the WOA's #TargetEbola fundraising campaign

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco, IOC Member and WOA Patron who participated in Bobsleigh at five Olympic Winter Games, has made a video plea to Olympians all over the world to support the WOA’s #TargetEbola campaign which aims to raise funds to help stop the spread of Ebola in West Africa.

IOC Medical Chair: "Extremely Low" Risk of Ebola Spreading through Sports

(ATR) The IOC Medical Commissioner tells Around the Rings that the risk of Ebola spreading through sporting events is “extremely low.”

Olympian: Ambulances Wail in Sierra Leone -- On the Record

(ATR) #TargetEbola founder takes lead in fight against the disease. 

Sierra Leone NOC Making Progress in Ebola Fight

(ATR) The IOC commended the country`s NOC on Friday for supporting a U.K. task force.

Olympians Spearhead Campaign Against Ebola

(ATR) Usain Bolt and Carl Lewis joined the fight to raise money for Ebola-stricken areas in West Africa.

World Olympians Association launches #TargetEbola fundraising campaign

Scathing Reactions to Pistorius Sentence -- Media Watch

(ATR) South Africa`s president, legal experts, and media scrutinize the sentence in the Pistorius murder trial.

WHO Doctor: "Very Real" Risk of Ebola Transmission in Sports -- On the Record

(ATR) Dr. Maurizio Barbeschi of the World Health Organization talks Ebola, large-scale sporting events, and more.

Ebola Situation Challenging for Federations

(ATR) International sport federations are at a loss as to how to handle Ebola.

Federation, Government Clash Over Ebola Wrestling Ban

(ATR) Officials will decide this week if wrestlers from Ebola-hit countries can compete at the upcoming world championships.

Nigeria Pulls Out of Youth Olympic Games

(ATR) The Nigerian government has called its Youth Olympic team home from Nanjing amid the ongoing Ebola crisis.

Bach -- Athletes From Ebola-Stricken Countries Are "Suffering Twice"

(ATR) Thomas Bach says deciding to prohibit athletes from Ebola-stricken countries from the YOG was not easy.

Joint IOC-NYOCOG Statement on Ebola

Our thoughts are firstly with those who have been touched by the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa and the suffering of those affected and their families. 

Athletes from Ebola-Stricken Countries Banned from YOG Events

(ATR) Athletes from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa are barred from combat and water sports at the 2014 YOG.

Nanjing Prepared for Ebola Threat -- YOG Wild

(ATR) Also: Youth Olympic Games medals revealed ... IOC president joins virtual torch relay.