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Global Health Communication

The Devastating Fight to End Child Marriage

By On July 6, 2017

By 2020, some 142 million girls will be married by their 18th birthday (39,000 girls married each day) if child marriage doesn’t come to an end. … Read More

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Global Health Communication

Malawi: Walking to Gather Essential Water Status Information: Part Three

By On June 1, 2017

Fisherman’s Rest developed an app called Madzi Alipo with the support of OneFoundation that tracks the status of drinking water pumps across Malawi.… Read More

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Global Health Communication

Malawi: Educating Generations to Come About Water: Part Two

By On May 25, 2017

The water shortage in Malawi has been dealt with as something we need to react to rather than something we can consistently and systematically learn about and fix. … Read More

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Global Health Communication

Malawi: Water Crisis and What Is Being Done About It: Part One

By On May 18, 2017

We went to Malawi on a mission trip to participate in drinking water safety and education projects headed by Fisherman’s Rest and OneFoundation.… Read More

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Global Health Communication

Thailand: The Challenges (and Beauty) of Visiting a Third World Country

By On April 26, 2017

I will never return to Thailand.… Read More

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Feminine Hygiene Products

Spreading Awareness about Menstruation—The Actions that Really Make the Difference

By On August 24, 2015

On August 7, Kiran Gandhi ran the 26.2 mile London Marathon sans a tampon or other feminine hygiene products in order to, “raise awareness about women who don’t have access to feminine… Read More

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Essential Surgery

Dispelling the Myth about Surgery Costs

By On April 23, 2015

This paradigm-shift decision to include surgery in a disease priorities volume helps to dispel the myth about surgery’s role in global health. Often thought of as not only non-essential, but a luxury,… Read More

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Corporate Social Responsibility

Stella Artois Wants You to Buy a Lady a Drink and It Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does

By On April 21, 2015

For the Buy a Lady a Drink campaign, Stella Artois has partnered with Water.org to raise awareness of the fact that 750 million people around the world do not have access to… Read More