Nov 29th, 2011
Southern African countries, hardest hit by the HIV/AIDS pandemic, are likely to be most affected over the next three years as funding from one of the world’s biggest donors dries up, a coalition of AIDS activists said on Monday. The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria called off its next ...
Mar 8th, 2011
I’m extremely grateful to be invited to share my voice alongside all these incredible women on International Women’s Day. As an ambassador for the global health organization PSI (Population Services International), I’ve been fortunate to have traveled to places like the Central Afri...
Jan 24th, 2011
GENEVA — A $21.7 billion development fund backed by celebrities and hailed as an alternative to the bureaucracy of the United Nations is seeing as much as two-thirds of some grants eaten up by corruption, The Associated Press has learned. Much of the money has been accounted for with forged documents...
Jan 14th, 2011
Since the November elections and after his compromise over the extension of the Bush-era tax cuts, some Democrats have suggested that President Obama doesn’t have the guts to go mano a mano with the Republicans. Others have intimated that if Obama can’t stand up for what they see as tradi...
Nov 7th, 2010
It is an established fact that malaria is wasting away precious lives of majority people. And it is striking to know that the battle against malaria is seemingly being lost. Apart from the fact that malaria exacts significant cost burden on health cost, it is making life unbearable for under-five chi...