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SwitchPoint Goes to Ghana

July 18, 2018
At the Extreme Affordability Conference in Accra, we saw some of the unusual partnerships and switchpoints that are transforming West Africa’s health and tech landscape.

How Do Attacks on Health Care Affect Women?

July 17, 2018
When hospitals or clinics are attacked, women often become targets. But what do we know about the real impact on their health and well-being?

4 Steps to Access Private Sector Data for Public Goods

We in the international development sector often have this perception that the private sector is way more advanced than we in the collection, analysis, and use of user data. That somehow Facebook, Google, and every Mobile Network Operator has a God-like dashboard that instantly displays every data point and trend imaginable, at the touch of...

Contraceptive Implants Are Driving Big Gains in Access to Family Planning

July 10, 2018
On the road to universal access to family planning, what really gets results? And what's next?

Meet the Feminists of Western Mali

July 10, 2018
Contraception, sex ed, fistula, female genital mutilation—this group tackles them all.