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“I first heard of PMTCT during an educational talk at the health center. Now I know that I can live positively and do things to prevent my baby from becoming infected with HIV.”
Abyot, a young woman in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, learned about prevention of mother-to-child...
“Before, we heard that they treated young people poorly. But now the nurses have all been nice to us. They even go visit the teen club members who have just had their babies.”
In El Salvador the vulnerability of adolescents’ sexual health is illuminated by two statistics. For...
“We thought we were performing very well, but actually we were making mistakes. Supervision brought out our weaknesses and enabled us to improve.”
In the Louga region of northwestern Senegal, the PRIME II Project has helped to strengthen the supervisory skills of head nurses...
“Supportive supervision helped me gain the confidence to perform up to standards.”
Rajabeti, an Auxiliary Nurse-Midwife in the Firozabad district of Uttar Pradesh, India, was nervous and couldn’t pass her first follow-up examination after IUD insertion training as part of the...
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