Statement of Dr. Joanne Liu , International President Médecins Sans Frontières
“Mr. Deputy Secretary General, Mr. Under-Secretary General, Madame Director General, Mr. Special Coordinator, Distinguished Delegates, ladies and gentlemen.
Thank you for this opportunity to brief member states on the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
Six months into the worst Ebola epidemic in history, the world is losing the battle to contain it. Leaders are failing to come to grips with this transnational threat.