Africare in the News

Africare/Tanzania Rukwa Regional Coordinator Gasper Materu
Africare/Tanzania Rukwa Regional Coordinator Gasper Materu

NGOs provide training to community workers

OVER 3,000 community workers have been trained by a non-governmental organisation (NGO), Africare, to carry out household education in 288 villages of Rukwa region to address persistent maternal and newborn child health challenges…

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Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ebola Claims 1,400 Victims

The outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa is being described by World Health Organization (WHO) officials as likely being more widespread than previously reported.

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Africare will propose an integrated package of maternal and newborn interventions to increase demand for and access to quality health services.
Africare will propose an integrated package of maternal and newborn interventions to increase demand for and access to quality health services.

FOR AFRICARE, SAVING LIVES AT BIRTH MEANS BRINGING INNOVATION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS TO ZAMBIA AND SENEGAL

mysocialgoodnews.com — Pregnancy and childbirth in Zambia continue to be risky, leading to death and disability for some women of childbearing age. Africare, a non-profit organization committed to improving the lives of people in Africa, will present solutions to maternal and infant mortality in Zambia and Senegal at the 2014 Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development Conference from July 30 until August 1, 2014, at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C.

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