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Translators without Borders
Country of Study
Location of Study
North Kivu (Goma)
Type of Study
Rapid language needs assessment
Individual surveys and focus group discussions
Key Focus of Study
Comprehension testing of existing messages, evaluation of language and information needs
Key Stakeholders
Humanitarian responders, health service providers, Ebola-affected communities
Sample size
216 survey respondents and 75 focus group participants
February 2019
Funding Institution
Elrha's Humanitarian Innovation Fund, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Date when findings can be shared
March 2019
For more info, contact

Ellie Kemp, TWB Head of Crisis Response
Link to report

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