As the Ebola virus keeps spreading, we'll talk about how Guinea is handling the crisis, and we'll hear about the lessons Uganda learned from its catastrophic Ebola outbreaks over the last few years and what we can learn from them as well.
Liberia is now "Ground Zero" of the current Ebola outbreak in Western Africa, but the country received good news yesterday in the form of an experimental drug shipment to come from the U.S. We'll talk to a Chicagoan who is working to send other humanitarian supplies to Liberia.
Worldview talks with Chicago native Susan Peters about her autobiography Sweet Liberia, Lessons from the Coal Pot. The book tells the story of how Peters became stranded during the Liberian Civil War. She’d moved to Liberia because she was disgusted with how African-Ame
More and more girls are going to school in Liberia. That’s partly because a female role model – Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf - inspires them. But the girls don’t see many women in responsible positions during the school day. Teachers in Liberia are predominantly male.