Abbreviation: J. Afr. Stud. Dev
Start Year: 2009
Published Articles: 167
https://doi.org/10.5897/JASD2016.0415[Article Number: 5F00F9B61112]
In Liberia, the security-development nexus strongly emphasized the security side when Ebola became an international crisis with potential for global risk in 2014. In West Africa, 28,600 people had contracted Ebola and over 11,300 of them died. Liberia was the hardest hit with death from the disease, killing over 4,800 people. Similar to other interventions after 9/11, the US response to Ebola was intended to be a... Read more.