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Door-to-Door Hypertension Care in Dakar Brings a Pervasive Public Health Problem to Light

By Margarite Nathe,
Principal Editor/Writer, IntraHealth International
May 16, 2019
Many health workers in Senegal didn’t know what hypertension was or how to treat it—until now.

Africa in urgent need of a homegrown online rights strategy

Participants at the Digital Rights and Inclusion Forum in Lagos, Nigeria agreed that the African Declaration on Internet Rights and Freedoms is a good starting point for the protection and promotion of online rights and freedoms on the conti

Meet Roy Boney, the host of the @NativeLangsTech Twitter account for May 16-22

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APC at the Stockholm Internet Forum 2019: Defending human rights in the context of shrinking democratic spaces online

The APC community will be actively participating in the Stockholm Internet Forum (SIF), organised by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), which is taking place 16-17 May, preceded by the activities happening at th

2018 a Year of Dangerous Attacks on Health Workers, Facilities

May 14, 2019


There were at least 973 attacks on health workers, health facilities, health transports, and patients in 23 countries in conflict in 2018, the 

How TikTok is a platform for performance and play for women in Sri Lanka

TikTok is a wildly popular short video platform and has led to myriad forms of creative and playful expressions.