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A Red Cross Safe and Dignified Burial team demonstrates a safe and dignified burial process to a community in Western Uganda

A Red Cross Safe and Dignified Burial team demonstrates a safe and dignified burial process to a community in Western Uganda

A Red Cross Ebola Safe and Dignified Burial team demonstrates a safe and dignified burial process to a community in Western Uganda, near the border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

This is a demonstration portraying the safe and dignified burial (SDB) process. The Uganda Red Cross uses theatre in communities to disseminate critical information about Ebola to help prevent its spread into countries bordering the current outbreak in DRC.

UK aid is supporting the Red Cross to provide provide safe and dignified burials for victims of the Ebola virus disease in DRC, as well as training like this, treatment for those suffering with from Ebola and community awareness training to help prevent the spread of the outbreak.

Picture: IFRC

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Photo taken on 15 February 2019 (© DFID - UK Department for International Development / Flickr)

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