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February 26, 2010, Chapel Hill, NC—IntraHealth International is launching a partnership with Hope Phones and FrontlineSMS:Medic to provide mobile phones to African health workers who offer maternal and child health services, including obstetric consultations, safe deliveries, family planning, and malaria and HIV prevention and treatment.
IntraHealth will work with the Karnataka Health Promotion Trust, the University of Manitoba, and others to improve maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) in the southern Indian state of Karnataka. This five-year project will support the Government of Karnataka to:
February 18, 2010, Chapel Hill, NC—IntraHealth International named Maurice Middleberg vice president for global policy and head of CapacityPlus, a flagship project to strengthen the global health workforce, funded by the US Agency for International Development (USAID). The organization also tapped Kate Tulenko to serve as a deputy director of the five-year project.
January 29, 2010
Triangle Business Journal
By Todd Cohen
The USAID-funded Project NOVA presented its achievements at a ceremony entitled “Five Years Together: Advancing Maternal and Child Health in Armenia” on November 12, 2009. Representatives of USAID Armenia, the Armenian Ministry of Health, Marz health departments, international and local organizations, health care providers from various health facilities, and leaders of several rural communities joined Project NOVA leaders and staff to celebrate the project’s successes.
A series of radio spots aired on Ethiopia’s National Service of Radio Fana encouraged men to help keep their families healthy. These spots were developed by the USAID-funded Community PMTCT Project to promote male involvement in maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) services, including the prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT).
February 3, 2010, Chapel Hill, NC—IntraHealth International is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year with a commemorative campaign designed to spotlight the critical role health workers play in the well-being of communities around the world. Globally, there is a shortfall of four million health workers needed to increase access to vital services.
Pfizer's video, Fight Against Malaria—Pfizer's Mobilize Against Malaria Program, includes some of the work that IntraHealth has been doing in the Senegal part of the project.
To improve the health of mothers and newborns in Northern India, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded a four-year grant to IntraHealth International to establish and expand essential proven maternal and neonatal health (MNH) interventions. The northern state of Uttar Pradesh has the highest percentage of maternal deaths (29%) and neonatal deaths (25%) in India.