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A Japanese UNICEF official says that communication, as well as medical treatment, is key in the fight against the Ebola outbreak in Africa and other epidemics.

“Diseases readily curable at town doctors in Japan often cause deaths in Africa,” said Yukiko Sakurai, a specialist in communications for development at the United Nations Children’s Fund, during a recent interview in Tokyo.

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