Ebola News


Sep

29

2014
Communication for Behavioral Impact

Communication for Behavioral Impact

This guide will be useful for designing more effective outbreak response measures. It can be scaled up or down, depending on the situation. It can be applied at sub-national and national levels and was designed for developmental communication and health promotion personnel working in multidisciplinary teams to investigate and respond to disease outbreaks. Communication for Behavioral Impact (COMBI)


Sep

26

2014
Government of Liberia: Spread the Word, Not the Disease Poster

Government of Liberia: Spread the Word, Not the Disease Poster

The poster has information about how the virus is transmitted from animals to humans. The audience is Liberian communities where introduction of the virus from bushmeat is a primary danger. The poster is clear, bright, and understandable. Original poster: http://www.unicef.org/cbsc/images/Ebola-Spead-the-Word.jpg


Sep

26

2014
UNICEF: Guidelines for Training Community Volunteers for Social Mobilization

UNICEF: Guidelines for Training Community Volunteers for Social Mobilization

This is a guideline for training community volunteers to educate communities about the Ebola outbreak and to mobilize them to prevent and control the outbreak in their communities. The guidelines outline the key messages that community volunteers should be trained on to be able to effectively educate and mobilize communities about Ebola. The objective of these guidelines is to train community volunteers to increase community...

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Sep

26

2014
UNICEF: Facts about Ebola

UNICEF: Facts about Ebola

Produced by UNICEF for  Uganda, this poster provides information on recognizing signs and symptoms, transmission as well as information on prevention.


Sep

26

2014
UNICEF: Facts on Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever

UNICEF: Facts on Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever

http://www.unicef.org/cbsc/files/Ebola_Brochure-Liberia-EN.pdf This pamphlet explains what Ebola is, how it is spread, its signs and symptoms, and how it can be prevented. It directs information to community members as well as to health workers.


Sep

25

2014
Ebola Key Messages–Sierra Leone

Ebola Key Messages–Sierra Leone

     Signs and symptoms, transmission, prevention and treatment information for Ebola.


Sep

25

2014
Government of Liberia: Protect Yourself Poster (If you have symptoms…)

Government of Liberia: Protect Yourself Poster (If you have symptoms…)

This poster’s audience is the general community in Liberia and has information on protecting yourself and your family, and steps to take to seek care. It has clear calls to action, is well-designed, and the use of graphics makes it appropriate for low-literacy populations.


Sep

25

2014
Government of Liberia: Protect Yourself (Do’s and Do Not’s)

Government of Liberia: Protect Yourself (Do’s and Do Not’s)

This poster’s audience is the general community in Liberia and has information on what to do and what not to do to protect yourself and your family. It has clear calls to action and is bright and attractive. It has good use of graphics. The use of text makes it appropriate for an audience that can read.



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