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30 04, 2019

From Mosques to Barbershops: Unconventional Allies in India’s Immunization Efforts

By |2019-05-06T17:39:29+00:00April 30th, 2019|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, India, Polio|

When India experienced a polio resurgence in 2001, those working to end the disease had to take a leap of faith. In [...]

22 04, 2019

Meet Tanzania’s Safe Water Superhero

By |2019-04-22T19:37:29+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Tanzania, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

Yvonne Mwakisyala understands firsthand how access to clean water and sanitation is critical to keeping girls healthy, safe and on track with [...]

1 12, 2018

Community Lay Counselors in Zambia at the Forefront of Realizing an AIDS-free Generation

By |2018-12-01T17:36:38+00:00December 1st, 2018|Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

Zambia has one of the highest HIV prevalence rates in Sub-Saharan Africa at 13%. Among the military population, the prevalence rate is [...]

17 06, 2018

Celebrating Standout Dads Across Two Continents

By |2018-10-09T00:40:43+00:00June 17th, 2018|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Empowering Women, Guatemala, Hardship, Health, Malawi|

In honor of Father’s Day, meet two dads from Project Concern International (PCI) programs who are redefining what it means to be [...]

4 06, 2017

San Diego Family Beats Cancer Twice

By |2018-02-15T00:03:27+00:00June 4th, 2017|Cervical Cancer, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Local News, United States|

Never bet against Angelica Foster. Staff from Project Concern International (PCI) first met the San Diego mother in 2010. At the time, [...]

16 05, 2017

Loss Drives Latina to Champion Women’s Health

By |2018-02-15T00:02:17+00:00May 16th, 2017|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Local News, United States|

In recognition of National Women’s Health Week, we’re featuring Perla Ledesma (above photo, far right)—a program participant turned staff member who is [...]

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