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The Power of Partnership: Addressing the 3 Delays in Ethiopia

During my last visit to Ethiopia, I watched as tourists poured into the town of Lalibela in Northern Ethiopia, to visit the renowned rock hewn churches and to celebrate the […]

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Rosemary McCarney: A stunningly straightforward solution to a global problem

Rosemary McCarney, President and CEO of Plan Canada Here’s a good news-bad news story with a twist. The good news is that a concerted global effort has lowered the number […]

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Ambition for Aboke: Eliminating the Transmission of HIV

Eliminating the transmission of HIV from pregnant mothers to children is no small task in a region where HIV/AIDS prevails at a high rate of 6.3%. But that is Anna […]

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A Collaborative Approach to Midwifery

I am always amazed by what happens when people with a shared passion come together. In this case the people are members of the Canadian Association of Midwives (CAM) and […]

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Sepsis and MNCH in Bangladesh

The CICH was established in 2006 with the aim of more effectively engaging hospital and UBC faculty in global child health capacity building and knowledge generating projects in partnership with […]