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Vital Ebola information a text away | UNICEF

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A basic cell phone may not be able to snap the best selfies, but it can be a vital tool in preventing the spread of deadly viruses. In Ebola-stricken West Africa -- a region where a lack of resources makes spreading information more challenging -- UNICE


An innovative technology called U-report is helping young people at the heart of the Ebola outbreak get vital information on the disease through their basic mobile phones. Subscribe to UNICEF here: Learn more about UNICEF's work to fight Ebola: Click here to donate to UNICEF now: The official UNICEF YouTube channel is your primary destination for the latest news updates from the frontline, documentaries, celebrity appeals, and more about our work to realize the rights of every child. Click here to see all of our latest trending videos: For more about UNICEF's work, visit: Follow UNICEF here: UNICEF Connect blog: Facebook: Twitter: Instagram: Tumblr: Pinterest: