Close Up, Connector Articles

Close Up: Barry Ewy, Blessings International


January 15, 2019

Barry Ewy, PharmD, JD, MHA CEO, Blessings International The new CCIH Close Up series connects you to CCIH members. This month we talked to Barry Ewy, CEO of Blessings International, located in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, U.S.A. about how he integrates his faith with his work, a church service...

by Kathy Erb

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Connector Articles, HIV/AIDS

HIV Requires Multi-Pronged Response from the Faith Community


November 27, 2018

by Ellie Harrison, CCIH Communications and Advocacy Intern  There is a growing sentiment among some in the global health community that the HIV epidemic is at a tipping point. After a decades-long global effort, we have the capability to end HIV as a global health threat, but it...

by Guest Contributor

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Connector Articles, Ebola

FBOs Respond as Ebola Returns to DRC


November 21, 2018

On August 1, 2018 the Ministry of Health in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) declared an outbreak of the Ebola virus and CCIH members are responding. World Vision’s response involves local faith leaders and capitalizes on their influence and the trust they have in the community...

by Kathy Erb

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Family Planning

Faith Community Commits to Strengthen Family Planning Work at ICFP 2018


November 16, 2018

The faith community had a strong presence at the fifth International Conference on Family Planning, held in Kigali, Rwanda November 12-15, 2018. There were 22 posters related to faith and family planning, at least six panel sessions, a full-day workshop on faith-based family planning advocacy, an interfaith prayer...

by Kathy Erb

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