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United States Contributions to Equatorial Guinea’s Marburg Virus Disease Response

  Press Release March 29, 2023 U.S. Embassy in Malabo United States Contributions to Equatorial Guinea’s Marburg Virus Disease Response MALABO, Equatorial Guinea – The United States has given more than $2 million (1,208,092,000 CFA), through implementing partners, to support the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea-led response to the current Marburg virus disease ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo

On March 22, the World Health Organization (WHO) released updated information regarding the Marburg virus disease (MVD) outbreak in Equatorial Guinea (EG).  Based on this information, the U.S. Embassy is implementing a new, temporary policy under which official travel to the mainland region – including Bata – by Embassy employees is only permitted for mission-critical ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo

Location: Equatorial Guinea Event: As of the morning of March 10, there have been no new confirmed cases of Marburg virus disease (MVD) in Equatorial Guinea (EG). The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) team in the Kie-Ntem province continues to provide training in testing methods to medical practitioners from the EG Ministry of ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo (February 24, 2023) Location: Equatorial Guinea Event: As of the afternoon of February 24, there have been no new confirmed cases of Marburg virus disease (MVD) in Equatorial Guinea (EG). A team of experts from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Malabo (February 23, 2023) Location: Equatorial Guinea Event: As of the afternoon of February 22, there have been no new reports of confirmed or suspected cases of Marburg virus disease (MVD) in Equatorial Guinea (EG) or the surrounding countries.  The last death of an individual infected with the Marburg virus occurred on February ...
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