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Here are drafts of the chapters we have translated into Bambara so far. Note that these are not the final versions. Before they go to print, each chapter will be field tested with health workers and medical experts in Mali, proofread, and professionally laid out.

 

Ebola Factsheets for Health Workers, published September 2014

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Français fra_Ebola.docx (0.4 MB) fra_Ebola.pdf (0.4 MB)
Bamanankan bam_Ebola.docx (0.6 MB) bam_Ebola.pdf (0.8 MB)

Draft Chapters of Where There is No Doctor in French and Bambara

Bamanankan Bilingue Français
How to Use This Book Nin gafe in labaaracogo Comment utiliser (300 K)
Introduction: Words to the village health worker Ɲɛbila (2 MB) Introduction (3.5 MB) Introduction (2 MB)
Chapter 1: Home cures and popular beliefs Sigida 1 (1.4 MB) Chapitre 1 (1.6 MB)
Chapter 2: Sicknesses that are often confused Sigida 2 (0.8 MB) Chapitre 2 (0.7 MB)
Chapter 3: How to Examine a Sick Person Sigida 3 (2 MB) Chapitre 3 (3 MB) Chapitre 3 (1.6 MB)
Chapter 4: How to Take Care of a Sick Person Sigida 4 (0.7 MB) Chapitre 4 (1.4 MB) Chapitre 4 (0.7 MB)
Chapter 5: Healing without medicines Sigida 5 (0.5 MB) Chapitre 5 (0.8 MB)
Chapter 6: Right and wrong uses of modern medicines Sigida 6 (0.8 MB) Chapitre 6 (0.8 MB)
Chapter 7: Antibiotics: what they are and how to use them Sigida 7 (0.6 MB) Chapitre 7 (0.7 MB)
Chapter 8: How to measure and give medicine Sigida 8 (1 MB) Chapitre 8 (0.6 MB)
Chapter 9: Instructions and precautions for injections Sigida 9 (1 MB) Chapitre 9 (2 MB) Chapitre 9 (1 MB)
Chapter 10: First Aid Sigida 10 (2.5 MB) Chapitre 10
Chapter 11: Nutrition: what to eat to be healthy Sigida 11 (2 MB) Chapitre 11 (1.1 MB)
Chapter 12: Prevention: how to avoid many sicknesses Sigida 12 (2.5 MB) Chapitre 12 (4 MB) Chapitre 12 (2.5 MB)
Chapter 13: Some very common sicknesses Sigida 13 (1.8 MB) Chapitre 13 (1.5 MB)
Chapter 14: Serious illnesses that need special medical attention Sigida 14 (1.5 MB) Chapitre 14 (6 MB) Chapitre 14 (1.2 MB)
Chapter 15: Skin Problems Sigida 15 (1.6 MB) Chapitre 15 (1.6 MB)
Chapter 16: The Eyes Sigida 16 (1.8 MB) Chapitre 16 (3.8 MB) Chapitre 16 (1.2 MB)
Chapter 17: The teeth, gums, and mouth Sigida 17 (0.6 MB) Chapitre 17 (0.7 MB)
Chapter 18: The urinary system and the genitals Sigida 18 (1 MB) Chapitre 18 (1 MB)
Chapter 19: Information for mothers and midwives Sigida 19 (6 MB) Chapitre 19 (1.5 MB)
Chapter 20: Family planning – having the number of children you want Sigida 20 (1 MB) Chapitre 20 (2.6 MB) Chapitre 20 (0.5 MB)
Chapter 21: Caring for Children Sigida 21 (4 MB) Chapitre 21 (1.8 MB)
Chapter 22: Health and sicknesses of older people Sigida 22 (0.8 MB) Chapitre 22 (0.8 MB)
Chapter 23: The Medicine Kit Sigida 23 (120 K) Chapitre 23 (0.8 MB)
Chapter 24: HIV and AIDS Sigida 24 (0.8 MB) Chapitre 24 (1.3 MB) Chapitre 24 (0.3 MB)
The Green Pages: The uses, dosage, and precautions for medicines  Sigida 25 (2 MB)

If you have questions about any of these materials, please contact translation coordinator Matt Heberger, matt@dokotoro.org.