According to Guangdong Health and Family Planning Commission, Guangdong has sent 2 medical teams, with 38 doctors in total, to Equatorial Guinea and Ghana to assist the Ebola virus spread.
“Under the safe condition, they are helping western African countries combat Ebola.” said the report of the Commission.
WHO on August 26 said in a statement that the Ebola outbreaks in West Africa is unprecedented in many ways and to date, more than 240 health care workers have got the disease in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone, and more than 120 have died. The main reason for it is that there is a severe lack of health care doctors.
It is reported that the 3rd Ghana medical team and the 27th Equatorial Guinea have received consolation letters and in order to ensure their health, goods and materials worth of RMB 300,000 have reached Africa. Recently, Guangdong Health and Family Planning Commission will send new medical teams from Shenzhen and Zhanjiang to Africa.