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Work to Focus on Bold Policy Action and Disease Prevention Efforts in AfricaArlington, VA—Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a leading global health NGO, announced today that it has received a four-year grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to establish and manage the Tobacco Policy Action Fund for Africa (the Fund), which will support African governments in putting tobacco control policies into action and, ultimately, saving lives.Tobacco use—the most common cause of preventable deaths worldwide—is rising in Africa, especially among young girls and other vuln

Stories

A provincial antiretroviral therapy nurse, peer educator, and MWENHO peer navigator gather after a training.

Until LINKAGES Angola developed an instrument to assess a person’s risk for contracting HIV and identify key populations, the Associação de Mulheres Vivendo com o VIH e SIDA, or MWENHO, did not have a way of indicating with certainty if they worked with key populations or not.Through LINKAGES, MWENHO hired peer navigators—persons living with HIV who could mentor others on how to overcome the challenges of starting and adhering to treatment for HIV.

Events

October 30, 2019 - November 02, 2019

MSH is pleased to participate in the 2019 Union World Conference on Lung Health in Hyderabad, India, October 30- November 2.