The Ebola outbreak centered in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo has come to an end

The Ebola outbreak centered in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo has come to an end. Merck recognizes that the global collaboration and partnerships formed to take on this outbreak were critical and similar efforts are essential today in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to be in the future as we are faced with new global health challenges.

Merck salutes the courage of everyone who worked to end the Ebola outbreak, and continue to reflect on lessons learned from this fight that may be applied to infectious disease outbreaks going forward. Learn more by reading our latest company statement.