Skip to Main Content
Printer Friendly Home > Blog

Blog

Maternal Mortality: A Right to Health Approach Will Ensure Integrated Services and Save Lives

04/27/2010

The article "Maternal mortality for 181 countries, 1980-2008: a systematic analysis of progress towards Millennium Development Goal 5," released in The Lancet last week, records a global reduction in maternal mortality rates.

Learn More »

Representative Barbara Lee on the Global HEALTH Act

04/20/2010

You are not the only one encouraging your Congressperson to co-sponsor the Global HEALTH Act. Representative Barbara Lee sent a letter to all her Congressional colleagues last week, urging them to support the bill.

Learn More »

Uganda's Health Workforce Crisis: A Conversation with Mitterand Kiirya

04/15/2010

The health workforce crisis in Uganda is immense. Uganda is reportedly losing at least 1,400 skilled professionals each year, and there are only 29,000 medical personnel in a country of 31 million people.

Learn More »

2200 Strong: Senate Passes Resolution Condemning Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Bill?Thanks to You

04/14/2010

Over the past 2 months, PHR activists have sent more than 2200 emails to their Senators and Congressperson, urging them to condemn Uganda's horrific Anti-Homosexuality Bill.Yesterday, the Senate took a stand. Thanks in part to your advocacy, the Senate passed a resolution (S.R. 409) that not only condemns Uganda's anti-homosexuality law, but also calls on governments around the world to reject and repeal similar laws that criminalize homosexuality.

Learn More »

US Must Fulfill Its Promise to Scale Up Global AIDS Programs

04/14/2010

The news that health facilities in Uganda have received notification to stop enrolling new patients in PEPFAR programs confirms what we have suspected and reported on since mid 2009---that the Obama administration is curtailing its commitment to PEPFAR.

Learn More »

Items 41 - 45 of 134  Previous12345678910Next

PHR Blogs