Global health in the age of the SDGs

Over the past 15 years, we have witnessed major declines in child and maternal mortality and progress in the fight against HIV, tuberculosis and malaria in countries around the world. Still, an estimated 5.9 million children under 5 died in 2015, mostly from preventable causes. That same year, 2.1 million people became newly infected with

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16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign (November 25 – December 10)

This year marks the 25th year of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign, initiated in 1991 and coordinated by the Center for Women’s Global Leadership. Given such insecurity and lack of safety in relation to education, and informed by the results of a global survey, the theme of the 16 Days Campaign

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Delivering HIV/AIDS Services to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs): Fati’s Story

Fati Mohammed, a 45-year-old widow and mother of three children tested HIV positive in October 2014 at Dikwa General Hospital (GH), a health facility providing comprehensive HIV/AIDS services in Dikwa, Borno State. Through the support of the USAID funded and FHI 360 led Strengthening Integrated Delivery of HIV/AIDS Services (SIDHAS) project, Fati was immediately enrolled

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Women as agents of change in DR-TB management

“Nothing makes me happier than to see people live healthier lives by simply adhering to the instructions that I give them in the clinic. I am a community health worker and I love my job. I consider it the most rewarding job any human being can wish for because it’s an opportunity to serve the

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