Kirby Kimball

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Child marriage around the world

Child marriage is a truly global problem that cuts across countries, cultures, religions and ethnicities. Child brides can be found in every region …

At the frontlines, Liberian women adopt new strategies in Ebola response

<i>Through radio programmes, psychosocial support and training women’s networks, UN Women is supporting efforts to address the gender dimension of the</i> …

Make Every Woman Count

<b>Source</b>: The Guardian<br>Women are not only more likely to be infected; their education, healthcare, food security and livelihoods are also suffering<p>When …

Ban urges international community to escalate Ebola response amid worsening outbreak

In remarks made at a special meeting focusing on the Ebola virus and held at the World Bank in Washington, D.C., the Secretary-General noted that …

Henrico-based charity aiding Ebola efforts in Liberia

Updated:Thursday, May 10 2018 6:37 AM EDT2018-05-10 10:37:45 GMT<p>The flag-laying will be May 25 at 10 a.m., and the public is invited to help.<p>The …

Disease

In Côte d’Ivoire, Ebola knocking on the door

With few resources but much resolve, two social workers in Côte d’Ivoire travel far and wide to educate communities on keeping free of the virus, …

What is UNICEF doing about Ebola in West Africa?

Ebola – as seen through the eyes of a 13-year-old from Sierra Leone

As the virus shows no sign of halting its relentless march, Bintu Sannoh describes its devastating impact on her community<p>Ebola is not a pleasing name to me. In fact, I hate even to hear the word – it has destroyed my family and education. Life was hard but OK: I live with my aunt and many family …