With many Liberian health facilities shut down, and patients and health workers alike scared of the Ebola virus, childhood vaccination rates are plummeting.
Wade C.L. Williams is an investigative reporter and chief of the news desk for FrontPageAfrica newspaper and website in Liberia and has done extensive coverage on the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.
He lost his wife, his son, and his daughter in a Liberian Ebola ward—along with 31 other family members—and now even his neighbors have turned against him.
After losing her father and young sibling to Ebola, 6-year-old Liberian Miatta Urey is a symbol of hope in the midst of tragedy.