The ebola epidemic in West Africa is not just a health care crisis. It has affected every corner of society in the countries most affected. Schools have been closed for months, infrastructure projects have been put on hold and GDP growth has slowed to a crawl. A discussion of the social and economic cost of Ebola in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
Violence has once again taken hold of the West African nation of Sierra Leone. A panel talks about conflicting perceptions of Sierra Leone’s problems, what went wrong this time around, and what actions by the international community could help.
- Isha Dyfan International Women's League representative to the United Nations
- Salih Booker Executive Director of Africa Action
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