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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.

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.

July 07, 2016

Barbara N. Turner, URC President, is featured in InsideNGO’s Member Profile , a blog series featuring InsideNGO staff highlighting their work and how they manage challenges within their organizations.

Photo: Teams from Kenya and Tanzania engage in small group discussion.
July 01, 2016

The USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project published a 24-page technical report, Tanzania-Kenya knowledge exchange for the Partnership for HIV-Free Survival , in May 2016 for the Partnership for HIV-Free Survival (PHFS) Project. The knowledge exchange was held...

Poster presentation at International Forum for Quality and Safety in Healthcare
April 25, 2016

Several URC staff recently attended the International Forum for Quality and Safety in Healthcare on April 12–15, 2016, in Gothenburg, Sweden. With approximately 3,300 delegates, the Forum is one of the world’s largest gatherings of healthcare...

CAP-Malaria works in Burma, Cambodia and Thailand to control malaria
April 24, 2016

The PMI | USAID CAP-Malaria Project works in Burma, Cambodia, and Thailand to control and prevent malaria in the region.