February 25, 2015 / Alan Magill
Mosquitoes - and the diseases they transmit - have shaped Haiti's history. It's time to make history again.
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January 07, 2015 / Clayton Ajello, David Addiss, Dr. Neeraj Mistry
Meet a family in the Dominican Republic and learn about the link between nutrition, neglected tropical diseases, and child growth and development.
September 04, 2013 / Chris Higgins
Giving people access to the Internet in a public setting doesn't mean handing them a free pass to infinite animated GIFs; it means jobs, health information, and education.
August 13, 2012 / Deborah Jacobs
The Dominican Republic’s Community Technology Center (CTC) program is at the heart of its strategy to empower people and help them overcome problems such as poverty, unemployment, and poor health.
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