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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.

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

September 22, 2014, Chapel Hill, NC—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.

IntraHealth-UNC Summer Fellows Gain Hands-On Experience with Data, Gender, and More

For the fifth year running, IntraHealth International has teamed up with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) Gillings School of Global Public Health to offer the Summer Fellows Program, which gives graduate and doctoral students at the school hands-on experience in the field of global health.

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mHero Updates Health Workers on Ebola in Real Time

IntraHealth International and UNICEF are joining forces to help Liberia’s Ministry of Health and Social Welfare communicate with health workers in real time as the country fights to contain the Ebola outbreak.

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