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Africa Ebola Humanitarianism International Health Medicine

Podcast: The International Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa

Medical emergency personnel dealing with an Ebola outbreak in Guinea, 2014
© EC/ECHO

By Yang Liu BA, Philip Sanjath BA & Jonathan Schmidt BA

This podcast discusses the problems and lessons of the interventions by international actors during the Ebola outbreaks of 2014-2016.

 

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Africa Colonialism Medicine

Podcast: Robert Koch in Colonial East Africa

 

Robert Koch (1843-1910) (source: Carl Zeiss Microscopy)

By Sofia Falzberger BA, Charlotte Fleischmann BA & Pamela Kultscher BA

The podcast discusses Robert Koch’s activities and medical experiments in Colonial East Africa.