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Roy Jacobstein Joins IntraHealth as New Senior Medical Advisor

New $23 Million Project Will Strengthen Uganda's Health Workforce

A new five-year, $23 million project will help Uganda’s ministries, districts, professional councils, and private organizations better plan for, develop, and strengthen the management of their health workforce.

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In South Sudan, Mothers Help Mothers Cope with the Challenges of HIV

In South Sudan—a country in which civil unrest and widespread famine have left many without access to health care or food—mother-to-mother support groups are helping prevent the spread of HIV while providing HIV-positive women with the emotional and social support they need.

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Mandy Moore and Jennifer James See Tanzania's Health Workers in Action

Health workers at an outreach facility in rural Shinyanga, Tanzania, hosted two special guests on October 8: Mandy Moore—American singer/songwriter, actress, and PSI global ambassador—and Jennifer James—founder of Mom Bloggers for Social Good and writer for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Huffington Post. 

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Ebola Resource Center Launches to Support Frontline Health Workers

Eighteen international health organizations, led by mPowering Frontline Health Workers and IntraHealth International, are coming together to share information related to the Ebola crisis response through four webinar discussions and via the new online Ebola Resource Center.

New Report Calls for Improved Data Standards for Community Health Workers

IntraHealth International contributed to a new report published last week by the Frontline Health Workers Coalition, A Commitment for Community Health Workers: Improving Data for Decision-Making.

IntraHealth Committed to a Stronger Health Workforce for Namibia

During the first meeting of IntraHealth Namibia’s board of directors last month, members committed to addressing one of Namibia’s greatest health challenges: a shortage of trained, equitably distributed, well-equipped health workers.

New Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to Address Obstetric Fistula in Mali

Today at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, Louise Winstanly, chair of IntraHealth International’s board of directors, joined president and CEO Pape Gaye to announce a new CGI Commitment to Action to promote dignity and wellbeing among Mali’s most vulnerable women by expanding access to high-quality obstetric fistula treatment and support services.