HIV/AIDS

Beating HIV/AIDS in Botswana

Each year on Dec. 1, the global community uses World AIDS Day to remember lives cut short by HIV/AIDS and to renew a sense of urgency around ending the epidemic. The occasion holds particular significance in Botswana, where more than one in five people have contracted the virus. The southern African nation has the third [...]

Mary Pat Kieffer Talks with Family Planning Voices

This post was originally published on Family Planning Voices, highlighting an interview of PCI's Senior Director, Health, Mary Pat Kieffer. Family Planning Voices is a global storytelling initiative led by the Knowledge for Health (K4Health) Project and Family Planning 2020 (FP2020). During the 15 years that I was working in East Africa, I’d talk with pregnant women [...]

Zambia at 20: Celebrating Lifesaving Partnerships on World AIDS Day

Here at PCI, we envision an AIDS-free generation and an end to the AIDS epidemic. And this World AIDS Day, we’re celebrating the significant progress made to end HIV/AIDS worldwide – and specifically highlighting our impact in Zambia. Since the early 1990s, we’ve been active in the HIV/AIDS response and our work spans the range [...]

Powered by Partnership: Fighting Women’s Cancers in Africa

This blog was originally published on Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon's blog, highlighting a recent announcement about a partnership between Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) and Project Concern International (PCI).  On Monday, at the annual Concordia Summit in New York City, PRRR and Project Concern International (PCI) announced a partnership to expand the fight against cervical cancer by providing [...]