Emergency funding from the Isle of Man is designed to help fight the spread of a deadly disease in Sierra Leone.
The International Development Committee of the Council of Ministers is assisting the humanitarian response by donating £50,000 to Save the Children.
The charity is working in Kailahun, Pujehun and Freetown to minimise the risk of the disease spreading to other parts of Sierra Leone.
Programmes are also being rolled out to support and train community health workers and to ensure children and young people have access to appropriate levels of information about Ebola.
Phil Gawne MHK, chairman of the International Development Committee, said: ‘This disease has a death rate of up to 90 per cent, so it is vital that the emergency response is swift and decisive.
‘The Isle of Man’s contribution will help Save the Children deliver important education and healthcare support to those who need it most.’
Earlier this month, the committee agreed to give aid to people in Sudan and Syria.