#Health Systems

  • Article: Universal Healthcare Is Going to Cost South Africa R256 Billion to Implement By 2022

    Universal Healthcare Is Going to Cost South Africa R256 Billion to Implement By 2022

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 12, 2019

    The National Health Insurance bill will help more South Africans access medical services. Read more

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

    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

    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|Nando's|Feb. 7, 2019

    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|Global Poverty Project|July 9, 2018

    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

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

    From Voice of America|March 27, 2018

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

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

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

    From Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance|May 1, 2016

    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?

    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