6 Momentous Voices from UNGA

By Rajesh Mirchandani and Donna Borak on October 6, 2020

Solidarity, unity, urgency. That was the resounding call by world leaders at the recent 75th session of the United Nations …

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25 Years After Beijing, Gender Equality Demands a Renewed Push for Gender Data

By Emily Courey Pryor and Sarah Boyd on October 1, 2020

This was supposed to be a pivotal year in the fight for gender equality. Twenty-five years after world leaders gathered …

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Q&A: Behind the Scenes of Vaccine Development with CEPI’s Dr. Melanie Saville

By Sarah Alaoui on September 25, 2020

Dr. Melanie Saville, the Director of Vaccine Development at the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI), discusses what a successful …

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Protecting Sexual Health in a Time of Crisis

By FP2020 and Unite for Health on September 22, 2020

Young people still need access to contraception – even during a pandemic. In Cameroon, Dr. Ngong Jacqueline Shaka works to …

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Let’s Talk About Sex: Breaking the Silence on Family Planning in Rwanda

By Universal Access Project and Unite for Health on September 21, 2020

Many of her classmates dropped out of school when they got pregnant. But Irene chose a different path. From workshops …

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Women in Nepal Saving Lives—One Kitchen at a Time

By Clean Cooking Alliance and Unite for Health on September 21, 2020

Pollution from cooking fuels kills up to 4 million people each year. In Nepal female volunteers go door to door …

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A Nurse in Uganda is a Trusted Messenger of Hope

By Shot@Life and Unite for Health on September 16, 2020

Her own healthy baby son is how Ugandan nurse Maureen Wandawa demonstrates the benefits of immunization. Working together to build …

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Women on the Frontlines: Malaria in Ecuador

By Nothing But Nets and Unite for Health on September 16, 2020

Malaria affects the lives of Ecuadorian women in many ways. Now the pandemic is reversing progress against the deadly mosquito-borne …

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Wiping Out Wild Polio in Africa, Together

By UN Foundation and Unite for Health on September 16, 2020

A network of dedicated religious leaders, community health workers, and global partners have achieved what was once unthinkable: an African …

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Tracking COVID-19: Contact Tracing in the Digital Age

By Devin Domeyer on September 14, 2020

The story of COVID-19 is one of trial and error. Reopening borders, tourism, and public spaces is challenging in timing …

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