The writer is K.T. Li Professor of International Health and Health Policy at the Harvard School of Public Health.
The current Indian government strategy focuses primarily on government hospitals to contain and manage Ebola
'The real success of a city depends on its ability to make available its facilities and resources equitably. Everybody who lives there must have access to what the city offers, be it housing, drinking water, healthcare, safety or educational opportunities,' says Sheila Dikshit.