Family Planning

Family Planning Advocacy Guide

January 4, 2018

Family Planning Advocacy through Religious Leaders: A Guide for Faith Communities This easy-to-use how-to guide helps faith-based organizations to equip and encourage religious leaders to advocate for family planning with their governments, the media and their own congregations and communities. It was inspired by work with religious leaders carried out…


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Trip Report: Connecting with Faith Leaders in Uganda

December 13, 2017

It was jackfruit season in Uganda. Driving down rural roads, I’m always amazed at how the huge jackfruit (up to 100 lbs) stay on the trees that can be up to 50 feet high. In September, I spent a week with CCIH member the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau (UPMB) visiting…

by Mona Bormet

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Empowering Faith Leaders to End AIDS Stigma

December 11, 2017

In the photo above, Reverend Pearson Banda of the Reformed Church in Zambia writes a message about HIV and the Church in the first workshop for religious leaders that David Barstow attended in Zambia in 2007.   While commitments from governments and large international organizations to fund AIDS research, treatment and…

by Kathy Erb

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Augustine Fellowship

IT Officer Selected as First Augustine Fellow

November 6, 2017

Information Technology Officer Steve Mukawa at St. Luke’s College of Nursing and Midwifery in Chilema, Malawi has been selected as the first fellow in the Augustine Fellowship program. The program is supported by American Leprosy Missions and managed through a partnership between CCIH and ALM.… More

by Kathy Erb

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