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Aid efforts to increase the flow of resources into Ebola-affected areas have been limited by several factors that have arisen since the outbreak’s spread: commercial passenger and cargo flights have been severely restricted, prices have spiked on the few remaining commercial transport options, and the affected countries have by necessity diverted existing health budgets to combat the crisis, deferring essential action on other health priorities.Read More about Leveraging Resources to Fight Ebola
It’s no secret that noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as cancers, heart disease, diabetes, and asthma cause an increasing burden of death and disability in rich and poor countries alike.
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In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service, read how a 20-year-old City Year service leader is contributing to growing the tradition of youth service in South Africa.Read More about A Young Leader’s Reflections on Mandela, MLK, and Service in South Africa
Learn how the CGI community is driving coordination, collaboration, and results in Haiti.Read More about Supporting Lasting, Sustainable Change in Haiti
In September, President Bill Clinton highlighted a CGI U participant in TIME magazine. Here's what happened next.Read More about The Email Exchange that Could Transform a 12-Year-Old Girl’s Eyesight Forever
These CGI U students have a history of addressing global challenges head-on—and ambitious resolutions for the new year.Read More about Three Young People Who Make Us Optimistic About 2014