Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa
Conseil pour le développement de la recherche en sciences sociales en Afrique
Conselho para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Ciências Sociais em África
مجلس تنمية البحوث الإجتماعية في أفريقيا

EVD Roundtable

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On November 6, 2014 CODESRIA organized a roundtable discussion on the theme ‘Ebola through the prism of the social sciences.’ At a critical moment in the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak that has most significantly troubles the Mano River Basin countries, the meeting sought to explore the contributions that the social sciences could bring to understanding and dealing with the outbreak. Addresses by panelists, including Prof. Cheikh Ibrahima Niang of Cheikh Anta Diop University was followed by a lively discussion among medical personal, social scientists and Senegalese state officials including those form the ministries of trade, health and internal affairs.

February 4 2015