Global Health
03 February 2020

What Can Those Working to Combat the Coronavirus Learn from the West African Ebola Crisis?

Suerie Moon, Co-director of the Global Health Centre and Visiting Lecturer of Interdisciplinary Programmes, explains that the WHO was heavily criticised for its response to the 2014 West African Ebola outbreak. But did it learn from its past mistakes? And how has the global community used that past to combat the coronavirus, which has now infected many beyond China’s borders?