The outbreak of Ebola virus disease in a number of West African countries killed thousands of people in 2014. The Netherlands has been working with other countries and international organisations to help fight Ebola. It has provided money and expert assistance. The outbreak stabilised in the course of 2015.
Significant interest in Ebola-affected countries’ reconstruction
30-11-2015 | 14:54
A large number of representatives from businesses and development institutions took part in an investment conference in The...
Ploumen: high time to invest in economies of Ebola-affected countries
06-07-2015 | 14:02
More than a year after the start of the Ebola outbreaks in West Africa, foreign trade and development minister Lilianne Ploumen...
Ploumen and Schippers call for rapid response teams for global health emergencies
23-01-2015 | 11:37
Development minister Lilianne Ploumen and health minister Edith Schippers are calling for rapid medical response teams. These...