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New Approach Improves Quality of Care for Children in Rwanda

Esther Mukahabiyambere is one of 326 district-based mentors trained on the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) approach. Through the USAID-funded Ingobyi Activity , health workers...

The Right Training and Equipment Save Tajik Triplets' Lives

Meet the first surviving triplets in the history of this region of Tajikistan.

Why Should Postabortion Care Be Youth-Friendly?

Midwife Tembi Mugore answers four questions about bias, shame, and what it takes to overcome them in health services for young people.

Stronger Referral Systems Are Saving Lives in Senegal

Over 150 communities in seven regions now have systems in place to transport urgent cases from health huts to larger facilities.

Let’s Talk about Health Workers’ Feelings

Conversations between health workers and members of key populations can transform the health care experience for both.

After Fifty Long Years with Obstetric Fistula, Two Women Reclaim Their Dignity

They spent most of their lives with the condition, but now two septuagenarians in Mali are healed—and they’re on a mission.

A Special Delivery for Women in Mali

New hospital equipment and supplies will help health workers give comfort and care to women in need.

mSakhi: Digitizing Health Care at the Grass Roots

This app is revolutionizing health care for moms and babies in Jhansi, India.

The Right Training Can Change Minds, Hearts, and HIV Services

Health workers who understand those at greatest risk of contracting HIV are more likely to reach them.

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