How Africa And Africans Are Responding To The Ebola Crisis

These groups are at the frontline of the fight, conducting education and outreach, identifying people who are sick and connecting them to health services, and supporting families of individuals that are infected
— Solome Lemma

The world is still far from the finish line on Ebola

the opening of more treatment beds, breakthroughs in convincing Liberians that Ebola is real and very dangerous, widespread acceptance of ‘safe burials’ and cremations that prevent families from touching highly infectious corpses, and the mobilization of entire communities to quickly identify and isolate infected individuals before they can transmit the virus.
— Karen Attiah, The Washington Post