Last year, the Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH) secured a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to work with the US academic community to increase support for US leadership and funding for global health. To achieve this objective, we are collaborating with our members to inform members of Congress, State legislators and the public about the value of global health to their community, state, nation and the world.
CDC’s Mission in DR Congo
Provide support to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to eliminate the transmission of Ebola in the affected health zones and region and by strengthening the public health planning, preparedness and coordination within DRC.
How can you help?
To assist in controlling the current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), CDC is in need of experienced French-speaking public health professionals with the following skill sets to deploy to Goma and other locations in DRC:
Please click to read the press release from the Consortium of Universities for Global Health laying out five measures we are calling on US legislators to adopt to address the carnage of gun violence in America.