This animation—produced in collaboration with International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, UNICEF, and Yoni Goodman—brings to life key messages that help people see and understand how Ebola spreads and how to protect themselves and their communities.
Poster describing the use of chlorine to kill viruses like Ebola.
Ebola in 3D: A Video Game to Guide Health Care Workers Through a Ward
The latest Ebola outbreak is the largest the world has ever seen, with more than 4,500 confirmed deaths in west Africa. Patients are often killed not by the virus itself, but by the overreaction of their immune system to the infection. Here, Ian Sample explains how Ebola is transmitted, the organs it disrupts, the symptoms of infection and the chances of survival. Ebola Virus: How...
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is the deadliest occurrence of the disease since its discovery in 1976. BBC News explains why the disease is so dangerous – in 60 seconds. In 60 seconds: What is Ebola?
CDC Communication Resource Videos
Everyone knows that Ebola kills, but what exactly does it do? This video by Dr. Michael Smith explains the science behind how Ebola attacks the body.
Africa United is a road trip through the heart of Africa. Three Rwandan children set off to Rwanda’s capital city, Kigali, to audition for the opening ceremony of the 2010 World Cup. Africa United is a story of joy, laughter, hope and generosity – the ‘ubuntu’ spirit in which the children make this incredible journey together. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lgnMGpiywDo]
Poster depicting how to make hand washing solution using either liquid bleach or chlorine powder. Making hand washing solution from liquid bleach and/or chlorine powder