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News & commentary about the global health workforce

Global Health Is a Cause We Can All Get Behind

None of us can afford to ignore the plights of other countries.Read more

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To Build a Stronger Global Health Workforce, We Must Be Good Stewards

To all frontline health workers without a voice: We are listening.

How to Have Happier Users and Better Health Data with Faster Apps

Software developers have the power to improve usability in the tools health workers use to report health data.

Interoperability Can Help Stop Disease Outbreaks in Their Tracks

A new system in Liberia is speeding up disease surveillance and response times.

We Need to Ramp Up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Services to Reach an AIDS-Free Generation

We should prioritize the scale-up of VMMC interventions. It's cost-effective and saves lives.

Everyday Violence against Health Workers Takes a Toll—on Us All

Attacks on health care range from catastrophic to casual. At what cost?

Ghost Workers Aren’t Spooky—They’re Expensive

The Democratic Republic of the Congo found $2 million in savings when they used data to uncover absent health workers.

Neha Misra Brings Light—and Power—into the Lives of Women around the World

Meet Neha Misra, the co-founder of Solar Sister.

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