FHWC Urges WHO Executive Board to Put Frontline Health Workers at Center of Ebola Discussions

January 23, 2015

By Deepanjali Jain, IntraHealth International Early next week, 34 technical experts on health representing World Health Organization member-states will meet to set the agenda for the largest and most influential gathering of health ministers and civil society organizations of the … Continue reading

More Support Needed for Local Health Workers Responding to Ebola, Advocates Say

January 9, 2015

In a recent article with the Humanosphere Blog – a leading source for original commentary on major global health issues – the Frontline Health Workers Coalition (FHWC) highlighted the need for increased support for local health workers responding to Ebola. … Continue reading

5 Ways to End AIDS by 2030

December 4, 2014

Margarite Nathe of IntraHealth International discusses 5 key interventions necessary to reaching the UNAIDS fast-track 90-90-90 strategy to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Continue reading

Health Workers in Many Kenyan Clinics Brave Community Health Care Alone

November 17, 2014

Melissa Wanda, of Family Care International, Kenya describes the need and impact of FCI’s Mobilizing Advocates from Civil Society (MACS) project in conducting county level advocacy in Kenya to push local government systems to act on the promise to improve reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health. Continue reading

Chiapas Health Workers Improve Maternal Health with mHealth

November 13, 2014

Julia Nakad from Hesperian Health Guides highlights the positive impact mHealth mobile technology initiatives have had in supporting frontline health workers in Chiapas, Mexico. Continue reading