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  1. Speaking up for Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone

    Allieu Sesay

    Head of Production, BBC Media Action Sierra Leone

    Speaking up for Ebola survivors in 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.

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  2. Love in the time of Ebola

    Yvonne MacPherson

    Executive Director, BBC Media Action USA

    Love in the time of Ebola

    BBC Media Action’s US Director on the challenge of prioritising and measuring the intangible in global health crises.

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  3. Ebola: audience research by mobile phone

    Dorothy Peprah

    Research Manager

    Ebola: audience research by mobile phone

    We explain why, at the peak of the Ebola virus outbreak in Liberia, BBC Media Action conducted audience research by mobile phone.

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  4. By bike, by bus and by boat: Our Ebola radio show’s incredible bi-weekly journey across Sierra Leone.

    Paul Massaquoi

    Production Coordinator, BBC Media Action

    By bike, by bus and by boat: Our Ebola radio show’s incredible bi-weekly journey across Sierra Leone.

    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.

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  5. A dramatic approach to Ebola

    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.

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  6. A man with a plan: using drama to tackle Ebola

    Yvonne Macpherson and Radharani Mitra

    Director, USA and Creative Director, India, BBC Media Action

    A man with a plan: using drama to tackle Ebola

    How our teams are harnessing the power of drama to help people in West Africa respond to Ebola.

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  7. Fighting Ebola: now it’s personal

    Mustapha Dumbuya

    Radio Producer

    Fighting Ebola: now it’s personal

    How the deaths of his family members made producer Mustapha Dumbuya doubly determined to give people accurate information to help protect them against Ebola.

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