#Access to Health

  • Article: Nairobi Just Rolled Out a Massive Polio Vaccination Drive
    Health

    Nairobi Just Rolled Out a Massive Polio Vaccination Drive

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 30, 2019

    “We are very close to achieving that goal of eradicating polio.” Read more

  • Article: More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC
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    More Than 2,000 People Have Now Been Infected With Ebola in DRC

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|June 7, 2019

    This is the worst outbreak ever to hit the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read more

  • Article: In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes
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    In Central Mali, Healthcare Workers Are Using Donkey Carts to Get Vaccinations to Children’s Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 17, 2019

    The volatile region has become too dangerous for mothers to walk to clinics. Read more

  • Article: 'Worsening' Ebola Outbreak in DRC Has Killed More Than 1,000 People
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    'Worsening' Ebola Outbreak in DRC Has Killed More Than 1,000 People

    May 6, 2019|Voice of America

    More than 1,000 people have been killed by the virus. Read more

  • Article: Already Under Pressure, Health Services in Uganda Are About to Face a Major Challenge
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    Already Under Pressure, Health Services in Uganda Are About to Face a Major Challenge

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 17, 2019

    The ministry of finance has cut the budget for essential medicines and other health services. Read more

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