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Why bureaucracy matters in the battle against Ebola

17th October 2014

How responding to Ebola is a coordination challenge as well as a medical one. 

"I have worked with the governments of Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea for a number of years now, and I know, with fast enough and big enough support from the international community, they will get Ebola under control. There will be many heroes in that story, the Liberian, Sierra Leonean and Guinean public servants who are working behind the scenes to organise things – the bureaucrats – should count among them."

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Andy Ratcliffe, Managing Director -Africa Projects