West Africa: Ebolanomics – the Search for a Vaccine

[IRIN]London -When Ebola hit West Africa last year, it was a disease with no sign of a vaccine or cure. To those affected that may have been an indication that the wider world didn’t care about them or the diseases that affected them, but in truth there has simply been no incentive for anyone to develop these therapies.

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Kenya: MSF Responds to Forced Sterilisation Story

[CAJ News]Nairobi -Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) said it was “carefully reviewing” allegations by former patients alleging they were sterilised without their consent at third-party Kenyan health structures.

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