Measles Infections Have Increased 556% Since 2016 for a Worrisome Reason

Measles infections worldwide have risen dramatically from their historic low in 2016, ringing alarm bells for public health experts around the globe. In 2019, the global death rate for measles was more than 50% higher than in 2016, and total cases increased by a whopping 556%, according to a joint report released by the Centers…Continue Reading

Rwanda prior COVID-19 Rwanda has had its share of high-level alert since 2018 with the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) at its door-step on the Democratic Republic of Congo side. For a country with limited resources facing a potential epidemic at that time, Rwanda quickly realized it could only rely on a properly coordinated and multi-sectoral…Continue Reading