News & commentary about the global health workforce

Ten Big Moments in Global Health from the 2010s

It was a decade marked by Ebola outbreaks, HIV discoveries, and opioid crises worldwide.Read more

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Policy Changes in Tanzania and Beyond Unleash Full Power of Nurses

You can usually find nurse Imelda Ngonyani working in the maternity ward at Sekou Toure Regional Hospital in Mwanza, Tanzania.

“My happiest moments there are when I help a mom bring home a...

How the Digital Marketplace Is Changing the Way We Eat

How we can use technology to improve health, promote positive behaviors, and protect consumers?

Mindfulness: A New Approach to the Nursing Shortage Crisis

Some research shows it decreases burnout and self-reported distress among nurses. Could it do more?

HIV Support Groups Help Members and Health Facilities Alike in Namibia

Community groups keep each other accountable and healthy while living with HIV.

In Senegal, HIV Peer Mediators Are a Lifeline for These Young Men

It’s tough having no one to talk to. Peer mediators know what clients are going through and are connecting more of them to care.

In One Guatemalan Hospital, Peer Support Groups Boost Quality of Life for People Living with HIV

Groups meet each month to learn from each other’s experiences and encourage one another to strive for better lives.