#Health Systems

  • Article: Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare
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    Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 10, 2019

    The high cost of treatment and increasing threat of diseases like stroke making the situation worse. 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: This Cross-Border Initiative Has Protected Over 1.2M People From Malaria
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    This Cross-Border Initiative Has Protected Over 1.2M People From Malaria

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 7, 2019|Nando's

    Malaria still kills a child every 2 minutes. Read more

  • Article: After Nearly Dying as a Newborn, This Advocate Is Working to End Infant and Maternal Mortality
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    After Nearly Dying as a Newborn, This Advocate Is Working to End Infant and Maternal Mortality

    By Sydni Brecher|July 9, 2018|Global Poverty Project

    With support from Global Citizen, Mama Hope, French Montana, and The Weeknd Read more

  • Article: Kenya Is Importing 100 Doctors from Cuba to Fill Gaps in Its Hospitals
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    Kenya Is Importing 100 Doctors from Cuba to Fill Gaps in Its Hospitals

    March 27, 2018|Voice of America

    Kenya has one doctor for every 24,000 residents. Read more

  • Article: World Immunization Week 2016: 7 days, 7 ways to improve child health
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    World Immunization Week 2016: 7 days, 7 ways to improve child health

    May 1, 2016|Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance

    Investing in routine immunization programs is essential to building strong health systems. Read more

  • Article: A recent spike in Ebola cases- are we back at square one?
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    A recent spike in Ebola cases- are we back at square one?

    By Christina Nuñez|June 12, 2015

    After much progress, it seems the region has taken a step back. Read more

  • Article: Philippine teen heads to Sudan for major heart surgery
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    Philippine teen heads to Sudan for major heart surgery

    By Christina Nuñez|June 11, 2015

    An inspiring story of several people working together to ensure one teen gets the surgery he needs. Read more