April 16, 2013 / John Murphy
Dr. K.O. Antwi-Agyei manages the Expanded Programme on Immunisation in Ghana, where he oversees the day-to-day work to ensure vaccines reach children across the country.
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March 18, 2013 / Gary Darmstadt, Wolfgang Munar
A great example of catalytic partnerships in the global health space is the Salud Mesoamerica 2015 Initiative.
December 07, 2012 / Dr. K.O. Antwi-Agyei
Vaccine Hero Dr. K.O. Antwi-Agyei shares his life story that lead him to heading immunizations teams in Ghana.
October 25, 2012 / Monica Kerrigan
A recount of Nigera's bold vision for a healthy and safer world for women and children and the related Saving One Million Lives Inititaive.
September 23, 2012 / Carole Presern
A report just released by The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health sheds light on the reasons why more progress is not being made to end these needless deaths.
"Our desire to bring every good thing to our children is a force for good throughout the world. It’s what propels societies forward." —Melinda Gates
The Global Fund has helped to deliver more than 190 million bed nets to protect families from malaria.
"The world faces a clear choice. If we invest relatively small amounts, many more poor farmers will be able to feed their families." —Bill Gates, 2012 Annual Letter
"When it come to global health, Bill and I are optimists—but we're impatient optimists. Tremendous progress is being made. But there is still so much we're impatient to see done." —Melinda French Gates
In Senegal, 80% of households now have a bed net, helping the number of malaria cases there drop 50% in a single year.
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