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New Approach Improves Quality of Care for Children in Rwanda

The Integrated Management of Childhood Illness strategy is changing the way health workers treat childhood diseases.

Workplace HIV Services Provide a Turning Point for Men in Tanzania’s Kagera Region

One morning in May 2019, I met Hamisi Kuya (36), a father of two who received voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) services through IntraHealth International.

Hamisi lives near...

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

Abdu* is five years old and lives with his mother in South Sudan’s capital city of Juba. He is HIV-positive and must remain vigilant about adhering to his antiretroviral treatment (ART) plan....

New Game for Ugandan Men Uncovers Behavioral Barriers to Family Planning

Researchers hope the game will help more postpartum couples use modern contraceptive methods.

Advocates of Universal Health Coverage Push for Clear Milestones, Accountability

After this week's high-level meeting at the UN General Assembly, we’re left asking one big question.

New Insights from Old Numbers: Artificial Intelligence Makes Sense of Health Ministry Data

“This is a big step in solving the data-rich-but-information-poor paradigm facing ministries of health.”

Seven Creative Approaches to Health Workforce Challenges

In a new technical publication, we highlight seven examples of how and why we look for new ways to get results.

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