3 12, 2019

PCI and Colgate partner to bring ‘Bright Smiles, Bright Futures’ to Nicaraguan children

By |2019-12-04T18:30:46+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Food for Education, Health, Hunger, Nicaragua, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

Imagine if buying a toothbrush and toothpaste would be considered a luxury and not a necessity. This is the reality for many [...]

6 11, 2019

Delivering Positive Birth Experiences to Black Women in San Diego

By |2019-11-08T18:29:59+00:00November 6th, 2019|Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, United States|

Darynée Blount had every intention of becoming a lawyer. But after traumatic birth experiences with her first two children, she decided to pursue [...]

6 11, 2019

PCI Continues Post-Cyclone Support in Malawi

By |2019-11-06T04:03:28+00:00November 6th, 2019|Disaster Response, Hardship, Malawi, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

When Cyclone Idai first made landfall in March 2019, Malawi had already experienced intense flooding in 15 districts, with the Government of [...]

23 09, 2019

India Boys’ Home Residents Gain New Skills, Perspectives Behind the Lens

By |2019-10-07T19:55:38+00:00September 23rd, 2019|India, Vocational Training, Youth|

In June 1985, the piercing green eyes of an Afghan refugee girl peered out at National Geographic readers in what would [...]

15 07, 2019

Zambian Mother-Turned-Activist Joins Fight Against Cervical Cancer

By |2019-07-15T17:31:11+00:00July 15th, 2019|Cervical Cancer, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Zambia|

Globally, one woman dies of cervical cancer every two minutes. In Zambia, Project Concern International (PCI) is working to put an end [...]

12 06, 2019

Redefining Fatherhood: One New Dad’s Journey as a Preemie Parent

By |2019-06-14T14:10:30+00:00June 12th, 2019|Health, Malawi, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

When Martha was born, her mother Enipha says she was barely the size of her own slender forearm. The nurse on [...]

15 05, 2019

It Takes A Village: Transforming Care for Preterm Babies

By |2019-05-16T14:42:06+00:00May 15th, 2019|Health, Malawi, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

A mural painted on an outside wall of the Balaka District Hospital in Malawi has the following message translated in Chichewa: “Everyone [...]

5 05, 2019

Midwives Matter: A Lifeline for Vulnerable Mothers and Babies in Malawi

By |2019-05-28T15:37:15+00:00May 5th, 2019|Health, Malawi, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

Irene Kamanga’s career was born in a waiting room. Growing up in a rural area of Malawi, she saw how difficult it [...]

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