Counting Community Health Workers “Counts”

October 27, 2014

Cindil Redick of 1mCHW discusses the real world implications and importance of the newly published FHWC policy report launched in Cape Town this month, which discusses the need for improving community health worker data for decision making. Continue reading

How One Pharmacist Can Make a Difference: Transforming Ethiopia’s Pharmaceutical Sector

October 20, 2014

Read the inspiring Management Sciences for Health story about one pharmacist, aided by the support of USAID-funded SIAPS, to fix the broken pharmaceutical system in Ethiopia. Continue reading

Why Many Developing Countries Could Not Achieve MDGs 4 & 5: A Health Worker’s Perspective

October 15, 2014

Read Nigerian Doctor Tunde Ajidagba’s on-the-ground health worker perspective on why many developing countries have not yet met MDGs 4 and 5. Continue reading

6 Critical #HealthWorkersCount Discussions at UNGA 2014

October 10, 2014

By Aanjalie Collure and Zoe Matza, IntraHealth International  Originally from the Health Workforce Advocacy Initiative Blog  Last week, global leaders convened in New York City to attend the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and several side-events dedicated to facilitating discussion on … Continue reading

Q&A with Dr. Melvin Korkor: Physician, Lecturer, and Ebola Survivor from Bong County, Liberia

September 30, 2014

By Aanjalie Collure, IntraHealth International and Frontline Health Workers Coalition At the Global Health Security Agenda meeting hosted by the CSIS Global Health Policy Center and its partners on Sept. 26, I had the opportunity to meet Dr. Melvin Korkor, … Continue reading