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Ebola Update - Noon Briefing (5 January 2015)
5 Jan 2015 -  Ebola Update by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the United Nations Secretary-General at the Daily Noon Briefing at UN Headquarters in New York (5 January 2015).

You will have seen that Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed officially begun his duties as the new Head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), taking over from Anthony Banbury.
Upon arrival in Accra, Ghana, on Saturday, he stressed that there really is no other choice but to get to zero cases, and we should not be complacent.
Mr. Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed is starting to visit Liberia and Sierra Leone this week, along with the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy on Ebola, Dr. David Nabarro.
The new Head of UNMEER will also travel to Guinea later in the week.
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