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12 10, 2016

Barrio Mio Transforms Vulnerable Neighborhoods in Guatemala

By | 2016-10-12T14:10:24+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Guatemala, Hardship, Health, Urban Upgrading, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

This story was originally published in USAID's Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean [...]

21 09, 2016

Powered by Partnership: Fighting Women’s Cancers in Africa

By | 2018-02-16T20:51:05+00:00 September 21st, 2016|Cervical Cancer, Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Health, HIV/AIDS, Zambia|

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) [...]

26 08, 2016

Tackling Ethiopia’s Water Crisis with Partnership

By | 2018-02-14T23:55:25+00:00 August 26th, 2016|Disaster Response, Ethiopia, Hardship, Health, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

In a guest blog post, Larry Bentley, Lead Volunteer with Engineers Without Borders USA (EWB-USA), writes about partnering with Project Concern International [...]

19 08, 2016

Notes from the Field: Celebrating a Team Effort in Responding to Ethiopia’s Drought

By | 2018-02-16T20:51:47+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Response, Ethiopia, Hardship, Health, Hunger, Nutrition, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

By Tija Danzig The plane landed with a thud onto the dirt runway. I was told that the airport has only [...]

20 07, 2016

Every Preemie-SCALE Launches Multi-Country Report on Antenatal Corticosteroid Policy and Implementation

By | 2018-02-14T23:51:39+00:00 July 20th, 2016|Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

In June 2016, the USAID-funded Every Preemie—SCALE project, a consortium of Project Concern International (PCI), Global Alliance to Prevent Prematurity and Stillbirth [...]

7 06, 2016

Ensuring a Healthy Future for Families in San Diego

By | 2018-02-16T20:45:27+00:00 June 7th, 2016|Empowering Women, Hardship, Health, Local News, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, United States|

By Christa Davis and Dr. Maria Lourdes F. Reyes We’ve all experienced the discomfort of a hygiene “incident”: running out of [...]

25 05, 2016

The Power of Porridge: Fighting Malnutrition With Local Ingredients

By | 2018-02-16T20:44:23+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Food Security, Health, Hunger, Infant & Young Child Nutrition, Liberia, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Nutrition|

By Amy Ostrander Kou, a mother of seven, lives in Nimba County, Liberia, and like the rest of the nation, her [...]

17 05, 2016

Helping Families in India

By | 2018-02-18T03:47:13+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Empowering Women, Hardship, Health, Hunger, India, Infant & Young Child Nutrition, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Nutrition, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

Helping Mothers, Babies and Families in India Have a Healthy Start Together By Liliana Cervantes A woman’s health during pregnancy is of [...]

5 05, 2016

Midwives Offer Helping Hands to Ensure Early and Small Babies Survive and Thrive

By | 2018-02-14T23:47:07+00:00 May 5th, 2016|From the Leadership, Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

By Judith Robb-McCord, Every Preemie Director; and Elimase Kamanga, Every Preemie Technical Advisor, PCI Today, as we celebrate International Day of the [...]

27 04, 2016

Fighting Zika Neighborhood to Neighborhood

By | 2018-02-16T20:42:10+00:00 April 27th, 2016|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Empowering Women, Guatemala, Hardship, Health, Infectious Disease, Nicaragua|

By Blanca Lomeli Zika is causing worldwide concern because of its connection to dreadful birth defects. Now as infections continue to [...]

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