Health
PDF Print E-mail

UN Envoy Urges Africa To Invest In TB

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, October 10 (Pamzuka) - Dr Jorge Sampaio, the United Nations Special Envoy on Tuberculosis recently addressed the 59th World Health Organisation Regional Committee for Africa in Kigali, Rwanda. He reminded ministers that putting money in TB is one of the most cost effective public health investments.

Read more... Sunday, 11 October 2009 11:50
 
PDF Print E-mail

HEALTH-AFRICA: Where To Find A Million New Nurses?

By Kristin Palitza

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 21 (IPS) - If developing countries want to succeed in improving their health systems, they urgently need to decentralise them and shift tasks from doctors to nurses and community health workers,

Read more... Saturday, 25 July 2009 14:54
 
PDF Print E-mail

Guinea Worm Eradication Program Gets Results in Ghana

Community-based volunteers are the key to success

By Lauren Caldwell
Staff Writer


Washington, June 25 (U.S. Embassy Files)— Guinea worm disease, which has crippled millions in Africa and Asia, is nearly vanquished in Ghana, thanks to the efforts of the Carter Center, which has been working with health workers in that country over the last 20 years.

Read more... Saturday, 11 July 2009 15:25
 
« StartPrev1234NextEnd »


Page 4 of 4
AfricnGrowthWorldSafaris_

Articles in Calendar

< June 2017 >
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    


infobanner150-230-locaz
astana-logo
investinregions_ru
Buziness Africa magazine