In the case of the 2014 Ebola outbreak in Western Africa which claimed over 11,000 lives, the virus propagated faster than reliable data. Local journalists faced an unprecedented epidemic and a shortage of credible information.
Journal articlesURBAN ENVIRONMENT NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES URBAN PLANNING SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH
NEWS for Africa : adaptation and reliability of a built environment questionnaire for physical activity in seven African countries
This study reports on the adaptation and test-retest reliability of the Neighborhood Environment Walkability Scale in seven sub-Saharan African countries (NEWS-Africa).Published dateSaturday, January 2, 2016 - 05:00
African tobacco situation analysis : tobacco free school environment initiative - Eritrea; technical report
Based on the survey and research findings from this project, a plan of action was prepared and is being implemented to provide a 100% Tobacco Free School Environment (TFSE) in selected schools for all students, staff and visitors within the schoolPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Research in ActionACCESS TO INFORMATION STATISTICAL DATA Information and Communication GenderPublished dateThursday, December 1, 2016 - 15:00