Organisation: European Commission, Joint Research Centre

Title: Ebola epidemic in Guinea (2014-03-26)


Activation time (UTC): 2014-03-26 18:30:00 Event time (UTC): 2014-03-01 01:00:00 Event type: Other

Activation reason:
Several cases of febrile illness occurred in Guinea, with some cases positively identified as Ebola virus. The main vectors of the virus are bats, which dwell on oil palms. Epidemiologists seek to identify the area of oil palm cultivation, in order to locate areas where potential patients might be.

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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (2014):  Ebola epidemic in Guinea (2014-03-26). European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
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Issue date 2014-03-26
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Language English
Data theme(s) Regions and cities; Science and technology
EuroVoc domain(s) 72 GEOGRAPHY
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8.65919402° N, -10.02284269° E, 8.60147659° S, -10.09365309° W

Coordinate Reference System ETRS89 / LAEA Europe

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