February 2014
Saving Mothers, Giving Life
 
Saving Mothers, Giving Life Builds Skills of Zambian Health Workers
Clinical Officer Aloysius Kakungu is one of 120 health care providers who have benefited from an MCHIP-supported skills strengthening and mentoring initiative designed to improve the quality of maternal and newborn health services and reduce maternal deaths in seven target districts of Zambia.
 
A Traditional Chief in Malawi Urges Men to Accept VMMC
An HIV prevention campaign in the Zomba District of Southern Malawi had a prominent supporter, Chief Saidi Mlumbe, whose eldest son underwent voluntary medical male circumcision. As part of the Jhpiego-supported campaign, nearly 2,500 men received the procedure and accompanying services.
 
Meet Jhpiego's New Experts
Recognizing the impact of non-communicable diseases and gender-based violence on the health of women and families, Jhpiego expands its team of experts to include Myra Betron and Dr. Mychelle Farmer who will share their expertise in these new focus areas.
 
 


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