• Access to quality health care, a challenge in Malawi.

    In the area of TA Mwamlowe in Rumphi district Malawi, people walk a distance of 39KM to access health care. Winnie Botha shares some of challenges people in this area face in as far as access to quality health care is concerned with focus on maternal and infant health rights

    published: 18 May 2016
  • Male champions for health tackle HIV stigma in Malawi | UNICEF

    Stigma is a huge roadblock to mothers in Africa testing for HIV. Many women are afraid of what their husbands, families and communities will think if they turn out to be HIV-positive. But the male champion programme in Malawi is changing this. The programme trains men to encourage other men to be more involved in their partners’ and children’s health - helping to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV. Meet Gordon, a male champion who’s creating healthier futures for Malawi families. _________ Subscribe to UNICEF here: http://bit.ly/1ltTE3m The official UNICEF YouTube channel is your primary destination for the latest news updates from the frontline, documentaries, celebrity appeals, and more about our work to realize the rights of every child. Click here to see all of our late...

    published: 28 Nov 2014
  • Rebecca Gibney's visit to Malawi: investigating maternal and child health | World Vision Australia

    Working without running water or stable electricity, staff in this Malawi hospital still manage to provide healthcare to more than 120 mothers every day. Join Rebecca Gibney, long-time World Vision Ambassador, as she discovers the challenges faced by new mothers here - many of them unimaginable to Australian mums. Find out more of about how you can help at www.worldvision.com.au.

    published: 15 Jul 2010
  • Welthungerhilfe in Malawi: Health Clubs for improved hygiene and nutrition

    Malawi in Southern Africa: beautiful landscapes, a vibrant hustle and bustle – dejected poverty. To improve the hygiene and nutrition situation of the villagagers, Welthungerhilfe established health clubs to ensure a healthy future for all.

    published: 11 Jan 2017
  • Treating HIV/AIDS in Malawi

    This short video follows patients living with HIV/AIDS at PIH's project in Malawi.

    published: 26 Oct 2011
  • Episode 9 Malawi Health Centre

    Description

    published: 07 Jul 2017
  • The dangers of cooking: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

    Every day, women in Malawi risk their lives performing the most ordinary of tasks: cooking. We are proud to introduce Smoke and Mirrors, a special report on Malawi's health and environmental crisis. Visit https://smokeandmirrors.newint.org

    published: 27 Oct 2017
  • Inequality in Malawi: Health & Education

    A teacher and a nurse, both working in Lilongwe Malawi, explain how inequality is impacting education and health there. Join our campaign to Even It Up: oxfamireland.org/equality

    published: 18 Jan 2016
  • Invisible Lives: Newborn Health in Nepal and Malawi

    Globally nearly four million newborns die each year, making up more than 40% of under-five child deaths. More newborn lives must be saved in order to meet Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 4 for child survival, a 2/3 reduction in under-five child deaths by 2015. How can these numbers be reduced? We go to Malawi and Nepal, countries that are both on track for MDG 4 and have similar statistics on newborn survival, to find out what is being done.

    published: 16 Jan 2013
  • Malawi drone test centre to help with healthcare, disasters

    Malawi launches a drone-testing corridor as developing countries explore how drones could be used during humanitarian crises such as floods, or to deliver blood for HIV tests.

    published: 15 Dec 2016
  • Malawi using drones for health research and saving lives

    When drones first came into the aviation industry, they were and have been mainly used for surveillance and assessments of disasters. In Malawi, it is and will be the first time the drone technology is used in the continent to conduct health research in improving HIV services. The country started testing the use of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to try and cut down on the time it takes to test for HIV in infants living in rural areas. The research, being run by the UN children's agency … READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/03/16/malawi-using-drones-for-health-research-and-saving-lives Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/african...

    published: 16 Mar 2016
  • Peace Corps Health Volunteer Works on HIV/AIDS & Malaria Education in Malawi

    Peace Corps Health Volunteer Judy Summers works on AIDS awareness education in a Malawi health center. Her projects include Nets for Test, a program that combines information about malaria prevention and the importance of getting tested for HIV, and helping people living with HIV/AIDS work with community based organizations to receive funding for their income generating activities.

    published: 30 Nov 2009
  • Malawi Health Care

    Malawi has many health care issues. This presentation provides a short synopsis of some of these issues. Malawi is a beautiful country with much potential.

    published: 03 Oct 2010
  • Mobile Technology and Health in Malawi

    published: 29 Apr 2013
  • A woman's burden: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

    Every day, women in Malawi are travelling farther from home to collect firewood -- as the forests keep receding and deforestation escalates. We are proud to introduce Smoke and Mirrors, a special report on Malawi's health and environmental crisis. Visit https://smokeandmirrors.newint.org

    published: 27 Oct 2017
  • Implementation of health policy at grass root levels in Malawi | Douglas Lungu

    Douglas Lungu, Hospital Director, Daeyang Luke Teaching Hospital, Malawi Challenges, opportunities and developments since 2012

    published: 31 Mar 2017
  • New Public-Private- Partnership to transform state of eye health in Malawi

    Malawi has a population of 17 million people, yet there are only 13 optometrists for the whole country. Essilor has entered into a first-of-its-kind public-private-partnership to transform the state of eye health there.

    published: 28 Apr 2015
  • Outreach programme in Malawi brings healthcare closer to home

    UNICEF correspondent Suzanne Beukes reports on an outreach programme in Malawi that is using technology to bring healthcare closer to communties, which helps in the fight to lower child mortality rates.

    published: 13 Sep 2012
  • Malawi Against Physical Disability, Malawi Documentary on health

    published: 03 Feb 2017
  • Malawi Health Travel Advice From Dr John

    All the health advice you need to know for your trip to Malawi.

    published: 27 Jun 2009
  • Malawi: Health Shelter Proposal

    Video Proposal for Malawian Health Shelters: During the cool, dry season in Malawi, community health workers (HSAs) conduct outreach clinics under the shade of a mango tree. Yet, during the rainy season, three areas (total pop. 14,865) currently have no shelter under which to meet. We therefore have teamed up with the three areas to help them construct their shelters - they are supplying the labor and locally available materials - and we are raising support for for the tin roof and cement for the floor, foundation, and in-between the bricks. Link to our site: gofundme.com/29bza284 The benefit to these three communities would be PRICELESS, as access to essential healthcare and health education could continue through all seasons with the addition of a simple rain shelter. We thank you f...

    published: 10 Aug 2016
  • Malawi Health - St Lukes Hospital

    Health Poverty has a huge impact on the health of the population in Malawi. Poverty results in high levels of malnutrition, a lack of clean water, poor sanitation and a severe shortage or even absence of the most basic health care. Malawi's women and children are particularly affected: 183 in every 1000 children fail to reach their fifth birthday. In addition killer diseases such as malaria and tuberculosis and the HIV/AIDS pandemic also take an enormous toll on the lives and quality of life of families and communities across the country. MACS supports health care through: •Supporting 3 Anglican mission hospitals: St Anne's in Nkhotakota, St Luke's in Chilema and St Martin's at Malindi. •Each hospital is responsible for running rural health centres. There are 14 health centres i...

    published: 07 Jun 2010
  • Melinda Gates on Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health in Malawi

    Melinda Gates narrates this video slideshow of her trip to Malawi. Although it's one of the poorest countries in Africa, Malawi is on track to significantly reduce child mortality by 2015. Melinda travels to Malawi to find out why Malawi is making such progress

    published: 26 May 2010
  • A recipe for strengthening health systems | Dr. Perry Jansen | TEDxLilongwe

    The ingredients for a stronger health system are there. But how do we cook them? Dr. Jansen is an American family physician who moved his family to Malawi in 2000. Moved by the enormity of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, he and a group of Malawians founded the Malawian non-profit Partners in Hope. Their medical centre cares for over 7,000 HIV patients and leads a major PEPFAR-funded HIV/training program in over 90 facilities in six districts. PIH is committed to expanding to become a full service, non-profit teaching and research hospital. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx

    published: 07 May 2015
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Access to quality health care, a challenge in Malawi.

Access to quality health care, a challenge in Malawi.

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  • Duration: 5:22
  • Updated: 18 May 2016
  • views: 147
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In the area of TA Mwamlowe in Rumphi district Malawi, people walk a distance of 39KM to access health care. Winnie Botha shares some of challenges people in this area face in as far as access to quality health care is concerned with focus on maternal and infant health rights
https://wn.com/Access_To_Quality_Health_Care,_A_Challenge_In_Malawi.
Male champions for health tackle HIV stigma in Malawi | UNICEF

Male champions for health tackle HIV stigma in Malawi | UNICEF

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  • Duration: 4:07
  • Updated: 28 Nov 2014
  • views: 1823
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Stigma is a huge roadblock to mothers in Africa testing for HIV. Many women are afraid of what their husbands, families and communities will think if they turn out to be HIV-positive. But the male champion programme in Malawi is changing this. The programme trains men to encourage other men to be more involved in their partners’ and children’s health - helping to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV. Meet Gordon, a male champion who’s creating healthier futures for Malawi families. _________ Subscribe to UNICEF here: http://bit.ly/1ltTE3m The official UNICEF YouTube channel is your primary destination for the latest news updates from the frontline, documentaries, celebrity appeals, and more about our work to realize the rights of every child. Click here to see all of our latest trending videos: http://smarturl.it/TrendingAtUNICEF For more about UNICEF's work, visit: http://www.unicef.org Follow UNICEF here: UNICEF Connect blog: http://blogs.unicef.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/unicef Twitter: https://twitter.com/unicef Instagram: http://instagram.com/UNICEF Tumblr: http://unicef.tumblr.com Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/unicef
https://wn.com/Male_Champions_For_Health_Tackle_Hiv_Stigma_In_Malawi_|_Unicef
Rebecca Gibney's visit to Malawi: investigating maternal and child health | World Vision Australia

Rebecca Gibney's visit to Malawi: investigating maternal and child health | World Vision Australia

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  • Duration: 6:57
  • Updated: 15 Jul 2010
  • views: 3388
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Working without running water or stable electricity, staff in this Malawi hospital still manage to provide healthcare to more than 120 mothers every day. Join Rebecca Gibney, long-time World Vision Ambassador, as she discovers the challenges faced by new mothers here - many of them unimaginable to Australian mums. Find out more of about how you can help at www.worldvision.com.au.
https://wn.com/Rebecca_Gibney's_Visit_To_Malawi_Investigating_Maternal_And_Child_Health_|_World_Vision_Australia
Welthungerhilfe in Malawi: Health Clubs for improved hygiene and nutrition

Welthungerhilfe in Malawi: Health Clubs for improved hygiene and nutrition

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  • Duration: 9:22
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2017
  • views: 221
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Malawi in Southern Africa: beautiful landscapes, a vibrant hustle and bustle – dejected poverty. To improve the hygiene and nutrition situation of the villagagers, Welthungerhilfe established health clubs to ensure a healthy future for all.
https://wn.com/Welthungerhilfe_In_Malawi_Health_Clubs_For_Improved_Hygiene_And_Nutrition
Treating HIV/AIDS in Malawi

Treating HIV/AIDS in Malawi

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  • Duration: 3:28
  • Updated: 26 Oct 2011
  • views: 4855
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This short video follows patients living with HIV/AIDS at PIH's project in Malawi.
https://wn.com/Treating_Hiv_Aids_In_Malawi
Episode 9 Malawi Health Centre

Episode 9 Malawi Health Centre

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  • Duration: 58:44
  • Updated: 07 Jul 2017
  • views: 733
videos https://wn.com/Episode_9_Malawi_Health_Centre
The dangers of cooking: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

The dangers of cooking: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

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  • Duration: 0:25
  • Updated: 27 Oct 2017
  • views: 7
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Every day, women in Malawi risk their lives performing the most ordinary of tasks: cooking. We are proud to introduce Smoke and Mirrors, a special report on Malawi's health and environmental crisis. Visit https://smokeandmirrors.newint.org
https://wn.com/The_Dangers_Of_Cooking_Inside_Malawi's_Untold_Health_And_Environmental_Crisis
Inequality in Malawi: Health & Education

Inequality in Malawi: Health & Education

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  • Duration: 1:14
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2016
  • views: 166
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A teacher and a nurse, both working in Lilongwe Malawi, explain how inequality is impacting education and health there. Join our campaign to Even It Up: oxfamireland.org/equality
https://wn.com/Inequality_In_Malawi_Health_Education
Invisible Lives: Newborn Health in Nepal and Malawi

Invisible Lives: Newborn Health in Nepal and Malawi

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  • Duration: 22:25
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2013
  • views: 827
videos
Globally nearly four million newborns die each year, making up more than 40% of under-five child deaths. More newborn lives must be saved in order to meet Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 4 for child survival, a 2/3 reduction in under-five child deaths by 2015. How can these numbers be reduced? We go to Malawi and Nepal, countries that are both on track for MDG 4 and have similar statistics on newborn survival, to find out what is being done.
https://wn.com/Invisible_Lives_Newborn_Health_In_Nepal_And_Malawi
Malawi drone test centre to help with healthcare, disasters

Malawi drone test centre to help with healthcare, disasters

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  • Duration: 1:05
  • Updated: 15 Dec 2016
  • views: 216
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Malawi launches a drone-testing corridor as developing countries explore how drones could be used during humanitarian crises such as floods, or to deliver blood for HIV tests.
https://wn.com/Malawi_Drone_Test_Centre_To_Help_With_Healthcare,_Disasters
Malawi using drones for health research and saving lives

Malawi using drones for health research and saving lives

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  • Duration: 1:20
  • Updated: 16 Mar 2016
  • views: 161
videos
When drones first came into the aviation industry, they were and have been mainly used for surveillance and assessments of disasters. In Malawi, it is and will be the first time the drone technology is used in the continent to conduct health research in improving HIV services. The country started testing the use of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) to try and cut down on the time it takes to test for HIV in infants living in rural areas. The research, being run by the UN children's agency … READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/03/16/malawi-using-drones-for-health-research-and-saving-lives Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/africanews Africanews is available in English and French. Website : www.africanews.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/africanews.channel/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/africanews
https://wn.com/Malawi_Using_Drones_For_Health_Research_And_Saving_Lives
Peace Corps Health Volunteer Works on HIV/AIDS & Malaria Education in Malawi

Peace Corps Health Volunteer Works on HIV/AIDS & Malaria Education in Malawi

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  • Duration: 2:36
  • Updated: 30 Nov 2009
  • views: 6138
videos
Peace Corps Health Volunteer Judy Summers works on AIDS awareness education in a Malawi health center. Her projects include Nets for Test, a program that combines information about malaria prevention and the importance of getting tested for HIV, and helping people living with HIV/AIDS work with community based organizations to receive funding for their income generating activities.
https://wn.com/Peace_Corps_Health_Volunteer_Works_On_Hiv_Aids_Malaria_Education_In_Malawi
Malawi Health Care

Malawi Health Care

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  • Duration: 14:59
  • Updated: 03 Oct 2010
  • views: 267
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Malawi has many health care issues. This presentation provides a short synopsis of some of these issues. Malawi is a beautiful country with much potential.
https://wn.com/Malawi_Health_Care
Mobile Technology and Health in Malawi

Mobile Technology and Health in Malawi

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  • Duration: 2:35
  • Updated: 29 Apr 2013
  • views: 662
videos
https://wn.com/Mobile_Technology_And_Health_In_Malawi
A woman's burden: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

A woman's burden: Inside Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

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  • Duration: 0:43
  • Updated: 27 Oct 2017
  • views: 0
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Every day, women in Malawi are travelling farther from home to collect firewood -- as the forests keep receding and deforestation escalates. We are proud to introduce Smoke and Mirrors, a special report on Malawi's health and environmental crisis. Visit https://smokeandmirrors.newint.org
https://wn.com/A_Woman's_Burden_Inside_Malawi's_Untold_Health_And_Environmental_Crisis
Implementation of health policy at grass root levels in Malawi | Douglas Lungu

Implementation of health policy at grass root levels in Malawi | Douglas Lungu

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  • Duration: 20:53
  • Updated: 31 Mar 2017
  • views: 239
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Douglas Lungu, Hospital Director, Daeyang Luke Teaching Hospital, Malawi Challenges, opportunities and developments since 2012
https://wn.com/Implementation_Of_Health_Policy_At_Grass_Root_Levels_In_Malawi_|_Douglas_Lungu
New Public-Private- Partnership to transform state of eye health in  Malawi

New Public-Private- Partnership to transform state of eye health in Malawi

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  • Duration: 1:15
  • Updated: 28 Apr 2015
  • views: 343
videos
Malawi has a population of 17 million people, yet there are only 13 optometrists for the whole country. Essilor has entered into a first-of-its-kind public-private-partnership to transform the state of eye health there.
https://wn.com/New_Public_Private_Partnership_To_Transform_State_Of_Eye_Health_In_Malawi
Outreach programme in Malawi brings healthcare closer to home

Outreach programme in Malawi brings healthcare closer to home

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  • Duration: 3:46
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2012
  • views: 1101
videos
UNICEF correspondent Suzanne Beukes reports on an outreach programme in Malawi that is using technology to bring healthcare closer to communties, which helps in the fight to lower child mortality rates.
https://wn.com/Outreach_Programme_In_Malawi_Brings_Healthcare_Closer_To_Home
Malawi Against Physical Disability, Malawi Documentary on health

Malawi Against Physical Disability, Malawi Documentary on health

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  • Duration: 15:32
  • Updated: 03 Feb 2017
  • views: 86
videos
https://wn.com/Malawi_Against_Physical_Disability,_Malawi_Documentary_On_Health
Malawi Health Travel Advice From Dr John

Malawi Health Travel Advice From Dr John

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  • Duration: 5:15
  • Updated: 27 Jun 2009
  • views: 215
videos
All the health advice you need to know for your trip to Malawi.
https://wn.com/Malawi_Health_Travel_Advice_From_Dr_John
Malawi: Health Shelter Proposal

Malawi: Health Shelter Proposal

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  • Duration: 3:58
  • Updated: 10 Aug 2016
  • views: 26
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Video Proposal for Malawian Health Shelters: During the cool, dry season in Malawi, community health workers (HSAs) conduct outreach clinics under the shade of a mango tree. Yet, during the rainy season, three areas (total pop. 14,865) currently have no shelter under which to meet. We therefore have teamed up with the three areas to help them construct their shelters - they are supplying the labor and locally available materials - and we are raising support for for the tin roof and cement for the floor, foundation, and in-between the bricks. Link to our site: gofundme.com/29bza284 The benefit to these three communities would be PRICELESS, as access to essential healthcare and health education could continue through all seasons with the addition of a simple rain shelter. We thank you for considering our proposal and are extremely thankful for any help you may be able to provide! Song: "Mfumu" by "The Very Best"
https://wn.com/Malawi_Health_Shelter_Proposal
Malawi Health - St Lukes Hospital

Malawi Health - St Lukes Hospital

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  • Duration: 5:11
  • Updated: 07 Jun 2010
  • views: 1586
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Health Poverty has a huge impact on the health of the population in Malawi. Poverty results in high levels of malnutrition, a lack of clean water, poor sanitation and a severe shortage or even absence of the most basic health care. Malawi's women and children are particularly affected: 183 in every 1000 children fail to reach their fifth birthday. In addition killer diseases such as malaria and tuberculosis and the HIV/AIDS pandemic also take an enormous toll on the lives and quality of life of families and communities across the country. MACS supports health care through: •Supporting 3 Anglican mission hospitals: St Anne's in Nkhotakota, St Luke's in Chilema and St Martin's at Malindi. •Each hospital is responsible for running rural health centres. There are 14 health centres in total and MACS has provided donations to each of them to help in the running of nutrition clinics. These clinics provide food and teach mothers the best way to feed their children. •Contributing to the training of nurses and midwives, by providing essential text books •Funding the installation of wells and bore holes to provide a clean water supply •Paying for the building of toilets and other means for improving sanitation. •Helping with the construction and repair of buildings such as staff houses •Providing drugs and medical equipment •Provision of an ambulance boat for Chizumuli island. •Provision of an ambulance for St Martin's Malindi •Contributing to the cost of refresher courses for Home Care workers in Nkhotakota
https://wn.com/Malawi_Health_St_Lukes_Hospital
Melinda Gates on Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health in Malawi

Melinda Gates on Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health in Malawi

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  • Duration: 4:00
  • Updated: 26 May 2010
  • views: 9464
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Melinda Gates narrates this video slideshow of her trip to Malawi. Although it's one of the poorest countries in Africa, Malawi is on track to significantly reduce child mortality by 2015. Melinda travels to Malawi to find out why Malawi is making such progress
https://wn.com/Melinda_Gates_On_Maternal,_Newborn,_And_Child_Health_In_Malawi
A recipe for strengthening health systems | Dr. Perry Jansen | TEDxLilongwe

A recipe for strengthening health systems | Dr. Perry Jansen | TEDxLilongwe

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  • Duration: 13:01
  • Updated: 07 May 2015
  • views: 1430
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The ingredients for a stronger health system are there. But how do we cook them? Dr. Jansen is an American family physician who moved his family to Malawi in 2000. Moved by the enormity of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, he and a group of Malawians founded the Malawian non-profit Partners in Hope. Their medical centre cares for over 7,000 HIV patients and leads a major PEPFAR-funded HIV/training program in over 90 facilities in six districts. PIH is committed to expanding to become a full service, non-profit teaching and research hospital. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
https://wn.com/A_Recipe_For_Strengthening_Health_Systems_|_Dr._Perry_Jansen_|_Tedxlilongwe