#Health Care

  • Article: Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    Australia Steps Up and Pledges $19 Million to Support Health Care in the Pacific

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 9, 2019

    The commitment includes $13 million toward combating tuberculosis in the region. Read more

  • Video: These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs
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    These Ugandan Health Workers Are Also Micro-Entrepreneurs

    From Cisco|June 3, 2019

    Cisco helps them stay in touch with their clients and optimize their business operations. Read more

  • Article: 5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day
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    5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    In some countries, nurses and midwives make up 63% of the health care workforce. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2019

    Hundreds of millions of women are not able to choose what happens to their bodies. Read more

  • Article: How Mass Rape in Rwanda's Genocide Changed Its Response to HIV/AIDS

    How Mass Rape in Rwanda's Genocide Changed Its Response to HIV/AIDS

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 11, 2019

    This week marks the 25th anniversary of Rwanda's genocide. Read more

  • Article: This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable

    This Ghanaian Start-Up Is Helping to Make Medicine More Affordable

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 10, 2019

    Drug prices in some African countries are marked up by middlemen and often become too expensive. Read more

  • Article: Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    Venezuelan Crisis Will Put 1.1 Million Children in Need of Assistance, UN Says

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 5, 2019

    And 4.9 million people in the region may soon need humanitarian assistance. Read more

  • Article: What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    What You Need to Know About the Global Fight Against Tuberculosis

    March 22, 2019

    Tuberculosis (TB) is the world's most deadly infectious disease. Read more