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Community Health Workers Are Tackling Malnourishment in Remote Tajikistan

Health fairs and community health volunteers work together to help women and children access health services.

To Spur Health Workforce Policy Progress, Listen to Frontline Health Workers

A community health worker from Kenya inspired global health advocates at the 2020 Prince Mahidol Awards Conference and UHC Forum.

HIV Support Groups Help Members and Health Facilities Alike in Namibia

Community groups keep each other accountable and healthy while living with HIV.

For Children in South Sudan, Managing HIV and its Treatment Is Complicated

Civil war makes it hard to get health services and medications, especially for kids like Abdu.

In Uganda, One Teen Tackles the Stigma of Violence Against Women

After surviving gender-based violence, she’s using her experience to mentor other girls and end harmful customs in her community.

In Tanzania, Local Champions Are Key to Preventing HIV in Adults

They're the bridge between their neighbors and the information and services that could help end the country's epidemic.

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