In Geita region, Tanzania, Deus Bahame is spreading the facts.
"They did not feel that medicine would help her. They were just waiting for her to die.”
By 2024, there could be over a million vacancies for registered nurses. But we can still avoid it.
"At last, the nation recognizes nurses can do more than nursing care.”
Buhweju district increased staffing levels from 46% in 2015 to 60.4% in 2017.
They’re still strong—and ready to help end the country's epidemic.
This team of health workers in northern Namibia is determined to test 100% of babies born to HIV-positive mothers. And they're almost there.
In Uganda, one nurse is changing the face of nursing leadership. Meet Samalie.
To end the country's HIV epidemic, new infections among children must be eliminated. This district is making it happen.
If a new flu pandemic strikes, nurses are likely to be our first—and best—line of defense.