22 04, 2021

Equipping Families to Build Climate Smart Communities in Guatemala

By |2021-04-22T21:29:12+00:00April 22nd, 2021|Climate Change Adaptation, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Guatemala, Hardship, Health|

In the dry western highlands of Huehuetenango, Guatemala, families prepare food over traditional open fires, consuming far more wood than would be [...]

16 04, 2021

PCI Champions Movement to Advance Black Maternal Health, Rights, and Justice

By |2021-04-16T16:04:51+00:00April 16th, 2021|Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, United States|

Black women are three times more likely to experience a pregnancy-related death than white women. Many of these deaths are preventable, and [...]

24 03, 2021

School WASH Protects Students and Promotes Healthy Learning

By |2021-03-24T17:11:57+00:00March 24th, 2021|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Guatemala, Health, Nicaragua, Tanzania, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

Almost half of schools worldwide have no hand-washing facilities and around one-third of schools do not have safe water supplies or adequate [...]

22 03, 2021

Supporting Malawi with Safe Water and Sanitation through COVID-19

By |2021-03-24T04:33:49+00:00March 22nd, 2021|Disaster Resiliency, Disaster Response, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Hardship, Health, Malawi, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

Access to clean water and safe sanitation is a fundamental human right and the first line of defense against the current global [...]

27 01, 2021

Enhanced Well-being for Millions of Families in India

By |2021-01-29T16:57:31+00:00January 27th, 2021|Health, India, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Nutrition|

A Story of Transformative Integration at Scale A series of papers recently published in the Journal of Global Health tells the [...]

26 12, 2020

Preventing Unnecessary Cervical Cancer Deaths in Zambia

By |2020-12-30T16:36:23+00:00December 26th, 2020|Cervical Cancer, COVID-19 Response, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

Worldwide, women and girls are needlessly suffering from a disease that is preventable and curable. Cervical cancer has historically been overlooked by [...]

9 12, 2020

‘Orange the World’: Tackling Gender Inequalities Exacerbated by COVID-19

By |2020-12-09T22:44:05+00:00December 9th, 2020|COVID-19 Response, Health|

Last year, for the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence, I shared my observations as a maternal and child nurse working [...]

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