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Close Up: Debbie Dortzbach of World Relief


January 11, 2020

Debbie Dortzbach of World Relief is a hero to many in global health. She was kidnapped by the Eritrean Liberation Front as a young missionary nurse in Ethiopia, but instead of retreating from her calling after this experience, she has worked for nearly 45 years in global health...

by Kathy Erb

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Close Up: Naveed Khurram of Kunri Christian Hospital


October 19, 2019

Naveed Khurram, Administrator of the Kunri Christian Hospital in Pakistan shares what keeps him going as a leader, the challenges he faces in the rural desert region where the hospital operates and what makes Pakistani Christians resilient. Please tell us about the Kunri Christian Hospital, how it came...

by Kathy Erb

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Close Up: Wendy Jolley-Kabi of Global Health Action


September 18, 2019

Global Health Action President & CEO Wendy Jolley-Kabi shares how the generosity of her childhood church and her own Peace Corps experience helped shape her work today; and what she thinks faith-based organizations must focus on to be prepared for the future of global health. Above Photo: Wendy...

by Kathy Erb

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Close Up: Vuyelwa Chitimbire of ZACH


May 16, 2019

Mrs. Vuyelwa “Vee” Chitimbire, Executive Director of the Zimbabwe Association of Church-related Hospitals shares her thoughts on how the international community can leverage the strength of the growing church in Africa in health, her journey from the Ministry of Health to leading a Christian Health Association, and why...

by Kathy Erb

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