Connector Articles, COVID-19

SANRU in the DRC Shares COVID-19 Strategies and Challenges

April 28, 2020

We checked in with Malonga Miatudila, MD, MPH, Senior Public Health Specialist with CCIH member SANRU near Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to ask about the COVID-19 situation in the area and how SANRU is responding to the pandemic. What is the community around...

by Kathy Erb

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Connector Articles, Member Spotlight

Iraqi Christian Organization Provides Hope to the Internally Displaced

April 25, 2020

After the Gulf War in 1991, the Kurdistan people fled their homes for the Turkish and Iranian borders.  After the United Nations declared the Kurdistan region a safe haven, people returned home, but were in dire need of food, healthcare and hygiene. “Needy families were struggling to survive...

by Kathy Erb

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Ten Trends Shaping the Future of Global Christian Health Work

February 25, 2020

By Doug Fountain, CCIH Executive Director We should all keep our eyes open for emerging trends and issues that will affect faith-based health services in low- and middle-income countries. The criteria has to be the breadth and length of the trend. Our landscape is dynamic – these can...

by Guest Contributor

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Connector Articles, Maternal and Child Health

U.S. Foreign Assistance Equips Zambian Community to Save Mothers and Babies

February 24, 2020

Gwenny was in her final month of pregnancy when she began having convulsions in her home in rural Zambia. Fortunately, a family member reacted quickly, turning to a neighbor trained in safe motherhood through a USAID-funded project known as SM360+. Gwenny’s family member and the neighbor brought her...

by Kathy Erb

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