9 Apr 2020

What can the Ebola epidemic teach us about Coronavirus?

Africa Correspondent

Africa has so far been the continent the least affected by the Covid pandemic – and it’s not the first time it has suffered from a deadly virus.

Only five years ago West Africa was in the middle of the worst Ebola outbreak in history. An epidemic that many UK volunteers helped to fight, saving lives and learning skills that they are now putting to use back home.