Advocacy Stories

The End of Epidemics by Jonathan Quick


February 13, 2018

On June 29, 2015, 25 advocates from 11 different nations visited Capitol Hill to express their appreciation for U.S. support for global health programs, and share their experiences regarding the critical role faith groups play in health around the globe. Advocates came from Benin, Cameroon, Kenya, Liberia, Nepal,...

by Kathy Erb

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Family Planning

Better Access to HIV Services and Family Planning through Integration


June 22, 2015

HIV FP Integration in Liberia | June 2015 | Patience Flomo of the Afro-Medical Community Health and Welfare Service (ACHWS) in Monrovia shares the story of Jackie, an HIV-positive Liberian woman who is being helped to manage her HIV and avoid unintended pregnancies through the integration of HIV and family…

by Kathy Erb

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Christian Hospital in Pakistan Integrates Family Planning with Immunization and Encourages Healthy Birth Spacing


December 22, 2014

Hospital Integrates Family Planning with Immunization and Encourages Healthy Birth Spacing Involving men in healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies can be difficult in any society. In a male dominated society, such as Pakistan, it can be especially challenging. In order to educate men about family planning indirectly,...

by Kathy Erb

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Family Planning

Baptist Organization Integrates Family Planning Services with Cancer Screening


December 22, 2014

If Mardea* had not had the convenience of cancer screening and family planning services available in her rural community in Cameroon, her story is likely to be very different. Fortunately, Mardea’s cancer was detected during screening at a mobile clinic operated by Cameroon Baptist Convention Health Services (CBCHS) Women’s Health...

by Kathy Erb

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Advocacy Stories

Advocacy Day 2014


July 2, 2014

    The advocates were divided into small groups and visited 26 Capitol Hill offices, including the offices of 19 Republicans and seven Democrats. They shared their personal stories of the positive impacts of U.S. foreign assistance and the support among Christians for international family planning for improved...

by Kathy Erb

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