August 14, 2023
by Albert Baliesima Kadukima, Executive Director, ESADER, a CCIH organizational member that joined in August 2023. ESADER: Ensemble pour la SAnté et le DEveloppement holistique en milieu Rural et périurbain “This radio station has helped us through some very dark times; it truly is our friend,” said Jean-Baptiste,...
July 13, 2023
CCIH hosted our 2023 Conference June 5-7 in Washington, DC, with the theme of Hope in Health: Our Labor is not in Vain. This in-person event was held at the Catholic University of America, and was the first in-person CCIH event since the COVID-19 pandemic. There were 179...
Advocacy, Infectious Diseases
June 16, 2023
by Bill Simmons, President and CEO, American Leprosy Missions This year the U.S. marks 20 years of PEPFAR: the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. American Leprosy Missions (ALM) believes this program lights a path forward for combatting another global health threat: neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). Initiated...
Maternal and Child Health, Vaccines, WASH
June 2, 2023
by Dr. Koki Agarwal, Project Director, USAID MOMENTUM Country and Global Leadership; Vice President, DC Operations, Jhpiego For the past 20 years, I have led global USAID projects on maternal, newborn, and child health—this work has given me a front row seat to witness incredible progress for mothers...