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August 29, 2016

This year, the Global Reading Network (GRN) is involved in multiple events to celebrate the 50 th anniversary of International Literacy Day.

On September 9, GRN is organizing an International Literacy Day forum at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington, DC. This event will...

August 25, 2016

We are pleased to announce that URC has been awarded a contract by the Global Fund Coordinating Unit of the Ministry of Finance in Lesotho to conduct a National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey.

August 25, 2016

We are pleased to announce that USAID has awarded URC the Defeat Malaria Activity for the prevention and control of malaria. URC will implement the project in partnership with American Refugee Committee, Jhpiego, UMD-Institute of Global Health, the Myanmar Health Assistant Association (MHAA),...

(L to R) Dr. Mirwais Rahimzai, Dr. M. Rashad Massoud, Dr. Joyce Moriku Kaducu, Mark Meassick, Jay Wechsler
August 24, 2016

The Quality Assurance Department of the Ministry of Health, Uganda, launched its new Five-year National Quality Improvement Framework and Strategic Plan 2015/16–2019/20 at a high-level ceremony on August 22, 2016.

Three staff member receiving award
August 05, 2016

The Advancing Newborn, Child and Reproductive Health (ANCRE) team in Benin was recognized recently for their work on Ebola and Lassa Fever, which they presented at Benin’s National Ebola Symposium on July 20, 2016.

Dr. Munyaradzi Pasipamire standing before his abstract at the 21st International AIDS Conference, Wednesday July 20, 2016
July 21, 2016

URC is pleased to announce that Dr. Munyaradzi Pasipamire was awarded the Lange/von Tongeren (IAS/ANRS) Prize for Young Investigators at the 21 st International AIDS Conference, in Durban, South Africa.

Former TB patient, Nikoloz Mirzashvili, advises a patient about TB awareness using an android-based patient education application (2016)
July 21, 2016

The Georgian Patient’s Union (GPU) continues to improve community-based Tuberculosis (TB) care by providing TB patients one-on-one peer-education sessions.

The TB Program South Africa participated in an awareness walk for TB, led by Prince Nhlanganiso  Zulu and  mascot Buddy, in Durban, South Africa
July 15, 2016

URC is presenting at the 2016 TB Conference (TB 2016) on Saturday, 16 July and Sunday, 17 July.

A mother and her newborn child share a first glance. Malalai Maternity Hospital, Afghanistan
July 14, 2016

Please join Lily Kak, USAID Senior Advisor for Global Partnerships and Newborn Health on Monday, July 18 as she presents the achievements of the Survive and Thrive Global Development Alliance to end preventable maternal, newborn and child deaths.

The Partnership Exchange begins at 10:30...