Ebola Treatment Centre (ETC) in Bikoro

DRC Ebola outbreaks

On 16 December 2021, DRC declared the country’s thirteenth recorded outbreak of Ebola over.

The outbreak, which was located in DRC’s northeast, in North Kivu province, was declared on 8 October. This thirteenth outbreak came five months after the end of the twelfth outbreak, also in North Kivu province. It was the country’s fifth outbreak since May 2018.

MSF teams responded to the outbreak in North Kivu.

Read about the tenth outbreak in DRC’s northeast. Read about the eleventh outbreak in Équateur province. Read about the twelfth outbreak in North Kivu province.


Ebola response in Mangina
DRC Ebola outbreaks

DRC's thirteenth Ebola outbreak

Crisis Update 20 Dec 2021
Building trust with the communities
DRC Ebola outbreaks

DRC's twelfth Ebola outbreak

Crisis Update 7 May 2021
Butembo and its surroundings, the new epicentre of the outbreak
DRC Ebola outbreaks

MSF responds in North Kivu to twelfth Ebola outbreak in DRC

Project Update 25 Feb 2021
Ebola intervention in Equateur province
DRC Ebola outbreaks

Improved medical response sees the end of DRC’s eleventh Ebola outbreak

Project Update 19 Nov 2020
Ebola intervention in Equateur province
DRC Ebola outbreaks

New strategies at work in eleventh Ebola outbreak in DRC

Interview 4 Nov 2020
Ebola intervention in Equateur province
DRC Ebola outbreaks

DRC's eleventh Ebola outbreak

Crisis Update 3 Nov 2020
Ebola outbreak in DRC's Equateur province
DRC Ebola outbreaks

Responding to new Ebola outbreak in Équateur province

Project Update 4 Sep 2020
MSF supports the Ebola Transit Center in Bunia
DRC Ebola outbreaks

Six lessons learned as Ebola outbreak in northeastern DRC ends

Project Update 26 Jun 2020
Ebola outbreak - Bunia
DRC Ebola outbreaks

DRC's tenth Ebola outbreak

Crisis Update 25 Jun 2020
Beni ebola treatment center
DRC Ebola outbreaks

New Ebola cases confirmed in DRC days before expected end of outbreak

Project Update 23 Apr 2020
Katwa Ebola treatment center
DRC Ebola outbreaks

How the Ebola response failed the people of DRC

Opinion 24 Mar 2020
Joanne Liu visiting an ETC in Butembo, DR Congo
DRC Ebola outbreaks

After the fire - how we could have better managed the DRC Ebola outbreak

Op-Ed 11 Mar 2020