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Kabaza Mamaye Activists Cycle for Mothers Day!

Creativity hit the kabaza cyclists and they thought of cycling to Mchinji in a bid to raise K5 million. This is 120km from Lilongwe, a journey that takes slightly over an hour by road.

Students ACT in the Fight Against Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Medical Students’ Association embarked on an Ebola house to house awareness campaign called ‘KickEbolaOut’ which started in August.

Let's mobilize political support for maternal and newborn health - First Lady

Ghana’s First lady, Mrs. Lordina Mahama, has urged other African First Ladies to work tirelessly to enhance the lives of women and children by particularly reducing maternal and newborn mortality.

Evidence drives a revolution in accountability

When we started, the E4A programme felt like quite a leap of faith. We knew from other sectors – smoking and malaria, for example – that a strategic combination of evidence, advocacy and accountability could be just the answer to achieving big outcomes. But would it work in maternal and newborn health?

Evidence-based positive reporting saved lives in Mzimba and Machinga districts

Not only does negative stories lead to selling more newspapers. Positive reporting sells even MORE of them. Find out more from this article.