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Increase in Number of Health Workers Expands Access to HIV Services in Uganda

New increases in the number and availability of health workers are giving more people access to comprehensive HIV care in Uganda, a major step in addressing the country’s ongoing HIV epidemic and health workforce shortage.

Global Social Service Workforce Alliance Takes Steps toward Growth, Independence

IntraHealth International and the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance are proud to announce that the Tides Center will become the new host and fiscal sponsor of the alliance effective July 15, 2016.  

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8 African Countries Make Progress Toward Stronger Social Service Workforces

Eight countries across sub-Saharan Africa have significantly strengthened their social service workforces in the past five years, according to a report released today by the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance.

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IntraHealth Lauds First-Ever Global Health Workforce Strategy

Today, at the 69th World Health Assembly in Geneva, health ministers from around the world unanimously adopted the first-ever Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health: Workforce 2030.

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New Policy and Technical Advisory Council to Expand IntraHealth's Global Impact

IntraHealth International announces the creation of its new Policy and Technical Advisory Council.

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In Conflict Zones Worldwide, Medical Facilities and Personnel in 19 Countries Are Under Relentless Attack

In conflict zones around the world, health care workers and facilities are under relentless attack, according to a new report “No Protection, No Respect” from the Safeguarding Health in Conflict Coalition.

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UN Resolution Condemns Attacks on Health Workers and Facilities

Today the United Nations Security Council unanimously passed a resolution condemning attacks on health workers and facilities, such as those last week and even today in Aleppo, Syria.

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13 Ways to Address Gender Discrimination in Health Workforce Education

A new article published in Human Resources for Health identifies 13 interventions considered to have transformational potential to address gender-related obstacles in health education programs.

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IntraHealth Urges Global Support for Frontline Health Workers during World Health Worker Week 2016

IntraHealth International joins the Frontline Health Workers Coalition, the Global Health Workforce Alliance, and other partners to honor health workers April 3-9 during the fourth annual World Health Worker Week.