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22 02, 2016

Women Crucial to Rebuilding Liberia after Ebola

By |2018-02-14T23:41:09+00:00February 22nd, 2016|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Empowering Women, Hardship, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

Nancy is determined to succeed, despite obstacles she’s faced. The devastating Ebola outbreak led to thousands of deaths in Liberia and a [...]

21 01, 2016

Harriet’s Story of Hope in Zambia

By |2018-02-14T23:38:31+00:00January 21st, 2016|Cervical Cancer, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

January is Cervical Health Awareness Month, and it’s an opportunity to raise awareness about how preventable and treatable this deadly disease is. [...]

14 01, 2016

Great News: Liberia Declared Ebola-free

By |2016-01-14T13:42:58+00:00January 14th, 2016|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

Today, we join the world in celebrating an end to the Ebola fight by continuing to work in Liberia and empowering communities [...]

8 01, 2016

Living Positively with HIV: Thato’s Story

By |2016-01-08T13:30:53+00:00January 8th, 2016|Botswana, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Hardship, Health, HIV/AIDS, Youth|

Thato, a nine-year-old girl from Mochudi, Botswana, is a survivor. During a routine home visit, a PCI partner and local peer educator [...]

21 12, 2015

Celebrating a Milestone in Liberia: Closing an Ebola Treatment Unit

By |2015-12-21T09:39:30+00:00December 21st, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

On October 31, PCI Liberia celebrated an incredible milestone: the closing of our Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in Ganta, Nimba County. PCI [...]

1 12, 2015

World AIDS Day: Getting to Zero & an AIDS-Free Generation

By |2015-12-01T14:48:04+00:00December 1st, 2015|From the Leadership, Health, HIV/AIDS|

This World AIDS Day, we’re celebrating the significant progress made to end HIV/AIDS worldwide. We’ve come such a long way over the [...]

10 11, 2015

Thirty years of the Well Baby Clinic

By |2018-02-14T23:36:50+00:00November 10th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Mexico|

By Blanca Lomeli The year was 1985, and it started that summer. I was an intern with PCI in Tijuana and I [...]

4 11, 2015

Surviving Ebola: A Resilient and Hopeful Future for Liberia

By |2018-02-14T23:36:11+00:00November 4th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, Infectious Disease, Liberia|

By: Blanca Lomeli This September, I returned to Liberia to see the progress of our Ebola Response programs and provide support to [...]

4 11, 2015

Woman HIV Educator Fulfills Childhood Dream of Helping Those in Need In Zambia

By |2018-02-14T23:35:47+00:00November 4th, 2015|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

Limpo Likisi has ventured into areas where many young Zambian women would never set foot. As a community peer educator, lay HIV [...]

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