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International Biosecurity and Prevention Forum (IBPF)

The International Biosecurity and Prevention Forum is a U.S Government initiative dedicated to preventing the misuse of biological agents as weapons of mass destruction. The initiative focuses on international collaboration and information sharing to enable implementation of biosecurity best practices.

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The world's second-largest Ebola outbreak hit another milestone December 11, as the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) recorded two new cases, raising outbreak totals to 500, including 289 deaths.

Healthcare workers have been attacked, vaccination campaigns halted, and experts from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) were recalled from an outbreak zone due to security fears. This is all despite the DRC hosting the UN’s largest peacekeeping force.

Uruguay health officials reported the first human leishmaniasis case in a minor from Salta.

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