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The Political Economy of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in West African Countries
(International Archives of Medicine, 2015)
The Ebola virus disease (EVD) was first reported to have been identified in Africa in 1976 when it occurred in south Sudan and Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo). Its first occurrence in West Africa was in a 1994 ...
Instructional Technology and Distance Education in Nigeria; Historical Background and a Critical Appraisal.
(Virginia Tech, 2012-02-17)
The purpose of the paper discussed in this poster is to examine the use of instructional technology in distance education in Nigeria and to trace the historical origins of distance education in Nigeria. There have been ...
The History of Distance Education in West Africa; The Timbuktian Scholarship - A Critical Appraisal.
(Virginia Tech, 2013-02)
The purpose of the paper discussed in this poster was to trace the historical background of Distance Education (DE) in West Africa and to examine the challenges. The history of DE in West Africa can be traced back to the ...
Ebola Virus Disease Stigmatization; The Role of Societal Attributes
Globally, persons with diseases like leprosy, tuberculosis, H1N1, SARS or HIV/AIDS have been stigmatized. The ongoing Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreak in West Africa has been the longest outbreak in the history of the ...
The Political Economy of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD); Taking Individual and Community Ownership in the Prevention and Control of EVD
The outbreak of an emerging infectious disease of zoonotic origin has exposed the weaknesses in the health systems of the nations affected. The purpose of this paper was to explore the political economy of the existing ...