On the Move with Ebola Prevention Messages in Gbarnga

Written by Emmanuel S. King, Jr. on .

Awareness in the Gbarnga CommunityBong County in Central Liberia is one area hit by the ebola virus disease.

With over three communities and several hundred people quarantined as a result of suspected cases, the county is now recovering from the outbreak and so is the rest of the country.

Thanks to the effort of the Liberian government and international partners. Ebola awareness and sensitization is being carried out in 27 communities in Jorquelleh and Suakoko districts, Bong County.

Some of these photos show public outreach campaigns by the Liberia YMCA in partnership with Mercy Corps under the Ebola Community Action Platform (ECAP).

As a result of the intervention community members are adhering to the culture of hand washing and other ebola awareness messages to help stop the spread of the ebola virus.

A community stakeholder forum in Bong County

A community stakeholder forum in Bong County