Photo of the Week: Ebola survivor in Sierra Leone
In Sierra Leone – now the epicentre of the epidemic– MSF is rapidly scaling up its response, with 22 international and 250 Sierra Leonean staff currently working in the country. In Kailahun, in the east of the country, the team is running a 64-bed Ebola treatment centre. Since the facility opened on 25 June, 131 suspected, probable and confirmed patients have been admitted for treatment. So far, 12 patients have recovered and returned home to their families.
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