#Access to Healthcare

  • Article: Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS
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    Sex Workers in Malawi Are Becoming Health Workers and Fighting HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2019

    “Empowering sex workers with knowledge and prevention methods is key to protecting their health.” 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: This South African Photographer Is Using Art to Combat TB and HIV/AIDS
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    This South African Photographer Is Using Art to Combat TB and HIV/AIDS

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 15, 2019

    Damien Schumann's art confronts people with uncomfortable realities to drive change. Read more

  • Article: There Are Over 9,000 Clinics in Kenya’s Nairobi County. Only 1,079 Are Legal.
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    There Are Over 9,000 Clinics in Kenya’s Nairobi County. Only 1,079 Are Legal.

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 14, 2019

    The health crisis revelation follows a crackdown inspired by an activist’s death. Read more

  • Article: Largest Measles Outbreak in Madagascar's History Kills 1,200
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    Largest Measles Outbreak in Madagascar's History Kills 1,200

    By Lindsay Powers|April 16, 2019

    Only 58% population — of the minimum 90% required to prevent outbreak — have been immunized so far. Read more

  • Article: Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control
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    Malawi Has an Antibiotics Resistance Crisis That Could Spiral Out of Control

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 3, 2019

    Doctors say the solution needs strict access to medication. 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: Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery
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    Malawi Just Carried Out Its First Ever Brain Tumour Surgery

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 20, 2019

    But the country still falls short of the recommended one neurosurgeon to every 100,000 people. Read more