Wednesday
Apr 22
2015

Getting to the Root: Enriching the Land to Enrich Livelihoods

Smallholder farmers live off their land. They depend on the strength of their agricultural systems, using their land to grow food to feed their families while harvest surpluses are sold in markets for supplemental income.

Monday
Mar 23
2015

Ceiling Breaker for Access to Economic Opportunity

Wazia Chawala is a lead farmer and demonstration plot owner in the Kililo district of the Iringa region of Tanzania. As a single mother of 7 children, Wazia relies on her agricultural produce to feed her family and as her primary source of income.

Improving Access to Viral Load Testing for HIV Patients in Developing Countries

Dec 1, 2014

In July of 2013, an important step was taken for the 35 million people living with HIV when the World Health Organization recommended viral load testing as the gold standard to monitor patients receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART).

Responding to the Ebola Crisis in Liberia

Sep 29, 2014
In recent weeks, the Ebola crisis has begun to rapidly intensify in Liberia and across West Africa, with the most recent estimates from CDC suggesting that the virus could infect anywhere from 550,000 to 1.4 million people across the region over the coming months.