CAMBRIDGE, MA (NOVEMBER 01, 2005)— Management Sciences for Health was recently awarded the A2Z cooperative agreement, as a subcontractor to the Academy for Educational Development (AED). The purpose of A2Z is to implement and strengthen micronutrient programs to improve the nutrition and health of vulnerable populations; provide global technical leadership in micronutrients; and support organizations working to prevent child blindness. The A2Z Project, funded by USAID's Global Health's Office of Health, Infectious Diseases, and Nutrition is expected to total $85 million over five years.

USAID and UNICEF select MSH to lead four new major public health projects in MalawiCAMBRIDGE, MA — Management Sciences for Health (MSH) has been selected by the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Nation’s Children Fund (UNICEF) to help develop sustainable programs that support HIV & AIDS services and treatment, community-based family planning, and child health care in the southeastern African nation of Malawi.Malawi Secretary of Health Chris Kangombe expressed his appreciation for MSH’s contribution to the nation’s health sector, saying h