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African Nations Using Innovative Solutions To Prevent, Treat Fistula

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Africa fights fistula with mobile money and community ambassadors “From training community ambassadors to encourage women with fistula to seek treatment, to cash for transport to hospitals, African nations are finding new ways to deal with the agonizing childbirth injury that ruins the lives of millions of…

8 International NGOs Form Global Emergency Response Coalition To Raise Attention, Funds For Hunger Crises Worldwide

Devex: New coalition brings NGOs together for famine fundraising “A group of eight international nongovernmental organizations are hoping that their unprecedented partnership will help draw attention and funds for the famine-like conditions endangering more than 20 million people across the globe. … CARE, International Medical Corps, International Rescue Committee, Mercy…

To End AIDS Epidemic, Global Health Community Must Learn From Young People’s Experiences

Huffington Post: Defeating HIV/AIDS Means Listening To Young People Peter Piot, director of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine and professor of global health “…[A]dolescents and young people in [sub-Saharan Africa] are being left behind in the HIV/AIDS response. … [T]he global community desperately needs to understand and…

Gambia Needs Additional Donor Support To Fulfill Malaria Elimination Goal, Experts Say

Reuters: Gambia on funding drive to become first sub-Saharan nation free of malaria “Gambia could become the first country in sub-Saharan Africa to eliminate malaria on its track record of combating the mosquito-borne disease but more donor funds are needed for the ‘last mile’ of the drive, health experts said…

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