Ebola in Sierra Leone

Andraka named Truman scholar

“And it actually turned out there are a bunch of mines, especially gold mines, located upstream. So they are contaminating … Andraka has also conducted research on the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone, where he plans to spend a year finishing his project after graduation. He also plans to complete a …

Seeds Bring New Life during the Ebola Crisis

The Ebola virus destroyed more than human lives when it emerged in Guinea a few years ago—it also eroded agriculture in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. Food shortages, trade restrictions, border controls, and rising food prices led many farmers to resort to desperate measures and eat the seeds …

leone gold mining

Sierra Leone Gold And Diamond Exports Plummet Due to Ebola. Aug 23, 2015 Sierra Leone said Saturday gold exports had plunged three-fold and of the devastation wrought on the mining industry by the Ebola epidemic. Get Price Online …

Life Doesn’t Go On After The Mudslides In Sierra Leone

During the frantic days after Sugar Loaf collapsed, survivors and rescue teams clad in hazmat suits left over from the recent Ebola outbreak scoured the area for survivors. Charities descended on the scene, handing out basic supplies — rice, clothes, oil. Officials visited, photographed the dead on their …