Tagged with: Ebola
Head of Production, BBC Media Action Sierra Leone
In 2014 Abass had survived Ebola but lost his child and other family members to the deadly virus. He became a voice for Ebola survivors across Sierra Leone through a BBC Media Action radio show and recently celebrated the birth of a baby daughter. Allieu Sesay tells his story.
Executive Director, BBC Media Action USA
BBC Media Action’s US Director on the challenge of prioritising and measuring the intangible in global health crises.
By bike, by bus and by boat: Our Ebola radio show’s incredible bi-weekly journey across Sierra Leone.
Production Coordinator, BBC Media Action
Getting life-saving radio shows about Ebola on air across Sierra Leone takes nerves, ingenuity and a fleet of volunteers willing to hike, bike and sail across the country. Paul Massaquoi explains.
Mary Kolu Massaquoi
Script Writer, BBC Media Action
Mary Kolu Massaquoi has drawn on her experience in healthcare and radio production to help shape a new BBC Media Action radio drama designed to improve knowledge about Ebola in West Africa.
Yvonne Macpherson and Radharani Mitra
Director, USA and Creative Director, India, BBC Media Action
How our teams are harnessing the power of drama to help people in West Africa respond to Ebola.