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Approaching community-based armed groups during DRC’s Ebola epidemic

Schuberth, Moritz (2020) Approaching community-based armed groups during DRC’s Ebola epidemic. Africa at LSE (21 Aug 2020). Blog Entry.

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The combination of political, economic and security factors behind attacks on health workers and facilities during the 2018–20 Ebola outbreak in the DRC shows that we need to expand responses to epidemics beyond a focus on health aspects. Instead, a more comprehensive approach must also encompass efforts to engage, manage and transform community-based armed groups.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
J Political Science > JZ International relations
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 04 Sep 2020 07:42
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:41

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