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Editorial, Opinion Pieces Discuss Reactions To Ebola Outbreak

An editorial and opinion pieces discuss reactions to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The Guardian: The Guardian view on Ebola and the need for new drugs “…There is rightly an international effort to help the victims of Ebola in medical centers near the affected zones. That means… investing in research…

Africa Must Provide Opportunities For All People To Reach Potential

Washington Post: The next steps for Africa to meet its potential Kofi Annan, former U.N. secretary-general, and chair of the Kofi Annan Foundation and the Africa Progress Panel “…Africa will only become a stable and vibrant partner for the United States, and the world, if it provides opportunities for all…

Two Americans Infected With Ebola To Be Treated In U.S.

News outlets cover the U.S. arrival of the first of two Americans infected with Ebola. Financial Times: American aid worker stricken with Ebola arrives in U.S. for treatment The Hill: Americans with Ebola coming home The Hill: First Ebola patient returns to U.S. for treatment The Hill: U.S. Ebola patient said to be improving…

News Outlets Address Potential For Ebola Discussion At U.S.-Africa Leaders’ Summit

News outlets discuss how the current outbreak of Ebola may factor into the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit opening today in Washington, D.C. Foreign Policy: Ebola Outbreak Unlikely To Feature Heavily At White House Africa Summit “Amid a host of global crises, next week’s Africa Summit, a White House effort to encourage business…

News Outlets Continue To Cover Ebola Outbreak In West Africa

News outlets continue to cover the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, discussing the current state of the outbreak as well as various aspects of the response. Agence France-Presse/GlobalPost: Ebola ‘moving faster than efforts to control it’ Associated Press/New York Times: Death Toll From Ebola in W. Africa Hits 887: WHO…

CDC Partnership With African Countries Important In Shaping Global Health Security Agenda

CDC’s “Our Global Voices”: Global Health Security in Africa: Collaborations Between CDC and African Partners Thomas Kenyon, director of the CDC Center for Global Health, discusses the CDC’s partnership with African countries and how “African ownership will be central and fundamental in shaping the way the Global Health Security Agenda…

Blog Discusses Ugandan Court’s Decision To Overturn Anti-Homosexuality Law

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: Uganda Anti Homosexuality Act: Overturned on a technicality, it leaves questions Antigone Barton, writer and editor of “Science Speaks” and senior communications officer at the Center for Global Health Policy, discusses the decision of the Ugandan court to invalidate the Anti-Homosexuality Act of…

Birx Allays Fears Among Kenyan Activists, Officials That U.S. Plans To Cut PEPFAR Funding

Standard Digital: U.S. dispels fears that it will cut HIV/AIDS funding to Kenya “The Barack Obama administration has allayed fears that it was slashing funding for fighting the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Kenya through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Deborah Birx…

Human Rights, Ebola Possible Topics Of Discussion At Upcoming U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit

News outlets report on potential topics of discussion for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit that is scheduled to take place in Washington, D.C., next week. Devex: Will LGBTI policy be discussed at all at U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit? “…LGBTI advocates are asking whether the invitations [to both the Ugandan and Nigerian presidents…

Ugandan Court Invalidates Country’s Anti-Homosexuality Law

News outlets report on the Ugandan Constitutional Court’s decision to invalidate the country’s anti-gay law. Agence France-Presse: Uganda court scraps new anti-gay law “Uganda’s Constitutional Court on Friday overturned tough new anti-gay laws that had been branded draconian by rights groups, saying they had been wrongly passed by parliament…” (8/1).…