Ending Ebola Health Lesson

picbookThis health lesson on the transmission and prevention of Ebola from the context of West African thought utilizes story and participatory methods to help people embrace the concepts presented. It is designed to be used in a small group setting with participation from the learners, and accompanies the Ending Ebola picture booklet. This lesson is available in English and French. All resources can be viewed and downloaded here.

Ending Ebola Health Lesson

Ending Ebola

Picture booklet designed for low literacy audiences in West Africa discussing the transmission and prevention of Ebola. Designed to be used in conjunction with the participatory health lesson. Available in English, French, and a “shell format” that can have captions translated into any local language. All resources viewable and downloadable froending ebolam here.

Ending Ebola – Lesson in English

Sierra Leone National Ebola Communication Strategy

National Communication Strategy for Ebola response in Sierra Leonestratsierraleone

Infant feeding in the context of Ebola – Updated Guidance. 18th Sept 2014

Guidance developed to address questions from programmers working in the Ebola response. Developed in an informal collaboration by UNICEF, WHO, CDC, ENN, MOH Liberia, NGOs and independent experts in response to a question posted on the technical forum en-net (www.en-net.org). It is being treated as a live document and will be updated informed by further evidence and experience.

Infant feeding in the context of Ebola – Updated Guidance. 18th Sept 2014

sierra leone ebola study prevention PPT

Study on Public Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Related to EVD Prevention and Medical Care in Sierra Leone

sierra leone ebola study prevention PPTFull PowerPoint presentation on August 2014 KAP survey in Sierra Leone.  Objectives of survey were to:

1. Examine the public’s knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Sierra Leone

2. Identify bottlenecks to preventing the spread of EVD

3. Use the study to inform evidence-based strategies in preventing the transmission of EVD and caring for those already infected and affected by the epidemic

Study on Public knowledge, attitudes, and Practices related to EVD prevention and medical care in Sierra Leone

Ebola KAP Survey Sierra Leone: Summary Findings

evdpreventionThis KAP study on public knowledge, attitudes, and practices related to EVD prevention and medical care in Sierra Leone was conducted August 20th-25th.  Administered a household survey to a random
sample of 1413 people West Area Rural and Urban,  Kenema, Kailahun, Kambia, Port Loko, Koinadugu, Moyama and Bo

Ebola KAP Survey Sierra Leone: Summary Findings

 

CDC – Sierra Leone Ebola Signs and Symptoms Hotline Poster

This poster from Sierra Leone describes signs and symptoms of Ebola while also promoting a hotline number.cdc8

ebola in Sierra Leone

CDC – Ebola in Sierra Leone

ebola in Sierra LeoneEbola in Sierra Leone, traveler warning from CDC.

Sierra Leone Demographic and Health Survey 2013

Sierra Leone Demographic and Health Survey 2013

sieeraleonedhscover Sierra Leone Demographic and Health Survey 2013

CDC: Stopping the Ebola Outbreak Poster

Stopping-EbolaThis poster’s audience is the general community in Sierra Leone. It shows signs and symptoms of Ebola and clearly calls people with symptoms to go to a health facility. It has a clear call to action, includes a phone number to call for help, and good use of graphics that makes it appropriate for low-literacy populations.