Civil society engagement can help win the fight against Ebola

Liberia claims to have spent $12 million on fighting Ebola, but corpses continue to pile up on the streets of Monrovia. In a guest opinion, a local WASH expert calls on the government to include civil society in the efforts to scale up the response to combat the disease.

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About the author

  • Prince Kreplah

    Prince Kreplah is chair of Liberia’s CSO WASH Network. An expert on water, sanitation and hygiene, Kreplah is working on the ground with communities to tackle the ongoing Ebola crisis, advocating for increased collaboration between civil society and governments, adequate provision of WASH and the improvement of public health systems.