Death Without Ceremony
June 1, 2020
From drive-by Catholic funerals to forgoing the Islamic ritual of washing the bodies of the deceased, COVID-19 has upended mourning rituals across belief systems. It’s not the first time.
Burials: No Exceptions in Sierra Leone
July 6, 2015
One unsafe burial can infect dozens with Ebola—making the safe burial guidelines put out by Sierra Leone’s National Ebola Response Centre key to stamping out the vestiges of the outbreak.