Ebola Crisis Brings Attention To Need For Stronger Health Systems

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“The ongoing Ebola crisis in West Africa has of course been one of the buzz topics during #GlobalDev Week in New York, where global health experts and policymakers agreed on the urgent need for stronger health systems in developing countries like those currently affected by the epidemic: Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. … But addressing health care needs and moving forward with long-term development solutions is a real challenge that all stakeholders within the aid community are grappling with…” (Tyson, 9/24).

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