#Access to Health

  • Article: Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time
    Health

    Meet the Woman Changing West and Central Africa, One Child's Smile at a Time

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 11, 2019

    Nkeiruka Obi left her high-powered job as a banker to become a children’s rights ambassador. Read more

  • Article: UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050
    Water & Sanitation

    UK Launches Global Fund to Help End Period Poverty by 2050

    March 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The government pledged to give 2 million pounds to organisations working to end period poverty. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program
    Health

    Malawi Rolls Out Massive Cervical Cancer Vaccination Program

    March 1, 2019|Voice of America

    The country has the world's highest rate of cervical cancer. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack
    Health

    Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2019

    The center’s at the heart of the Ebola outbreak in the country. Read more

  • Article: Neglected No More: World Leaders Commit to Tackle Neglected Tropical Diseases
    ImpactHealth

    Neglected No More: World Leaders Commit to Tackle Neglected Tropical Diseases

    By Sophie Barbier|Dec. 19, 2018

    Six commitments from Mandela 100 contribute to the fight against NTDs around the world. Read more

  • Article: This Project Is Improving Access to Essential Medical Supplies Across Africa
    PartnerHealth

    This Project Is Improving Access to Essential Medical Supplies Across Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 29, 2018|Coca-Cola Africa

    “If you can find a Coca-Cola product almost anywhere in Africa, why not life-saving medicines?” Read more

  • Article: This Book Is Helping South Africans Empower Themselves and Change Their Lives
    PartnerGirls & Women

    This Book Is Helping South Africans Empower Themselves and Change Their Lives

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 29, 2018|Motsepe Foundation

    The Precious Little Black Book is a resource guide for women across South Africa. Read more

  • Article: North Carolina School in Anti-Vaxxer Stronghold Sees Chickenpox Outbreak
    Health

    North Carolina School in Anti-Vaxxer Stronghold Sees Chickenpox Outbreak

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 20, 2018

    Thirty-six students have contracted the chickenpox. Read more