In Liberia, which has suffered the worst of the epidemic, JSI staff have been on the frontlines of the Ebola response for the past several months, training health care workers, managing supply chain logistics and contact tracing.
Liberia is experiencing the worst Ebola epidemic the world has ever seen. One of the most important aspects of epidemic containment is infection control and prevention measures.
Zaira Alonso of JSI’s Rebuilding Basic Health Services (RBHS) project discusses efforts to accommodate the arrival of Ebola-related medical supplies to Liberia.
Korto is a 17-year-old girl living in Gbarnga, central Liberia. She hopes to go the University of Liberia to study engineering someday. But if Korto is to realize her dream of getting a university education, she must avoid an unwanted pregnancy.