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Global Health Needs More Strange Bedfellows, Unorthodox Partnerships

This piece originally appeared on the Huffington Post.In Tanzania, the non-profit group IntraHealth International <

Ten Powerful Family Planning Stories

They run the gamut from youth to data, from music to nomenclature, from culture to controversy.In celebration of World Population Day on July 11, 2014, we’re taking a look back at some of the year’s most powerful family planning stories on V

Family Planning, Future Planning on World Population Day

In honor of World Population Day on July 11, president and CEO of IntraHealth International Pape Gaye offers his thoughts on what it’ll take to create a healthy, prosperous world population, and what

One Nurse's Best Day at Work

Spend one minute with Phylis Cherono Siele, a nurse who works in the comprehensive care unit at Tenwek Mission Hospital in Kenya.Phylis's happiest d

Abduaraman Gidi: "I'm a Health Worker"

Spend one minute with Abduaraman Gidi, a nurse who is passionate about saving the lives of mothers.He shares a story about one mother he helped and talks about the value of training and supportive supervision.Abduaraman Gidi works at Nifas S

For Children, Health Workers Are Key to Longer Lives

Five year olds are special—all of them, everywhere.They tend to be curious, energetic, and goofy. They need cuddles when they’re sad or sick.