Elevating voices in Science: It’s Africa’s time‎

  • March 30, 2021

Attributed to Yacine Djibo, Founder and Executive Director of Speak Up Africa The role of Science for Africa The role of science in improving the state of African health and more broadly facilitating the continent’s broader development goals of promoting economic development cannot be underestimated. Science is a critical

Breaking Barriers to Tuberculosis Services in Africa

  • March 30, 2021

By: Dr. Sheila Shawa, Senior Program Officer – Health Division, African Union ‎Commission TB has been in existence for over a century, and global efforts are working effectively and efficiently towards its control and elimination.  The prevailing situation regarding the COVID 19 pandemic has had a significant impact on

Q & A Interview: Leadership for Sustainable Health Financing In Africa between Ministers of Finance and Ministers of Health

  • November 3, 2020

03 November 2020 – Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: The African Union Commission hosted the inaugural AU Africa Leadership Meeting (ALM) of Ministers of Finance and Ministers of Health on 8th and 9th, October. Ministers from AU Member States in the Eastern and Southern Africa Region, respectively, shared experiences and opportunities

Juliet Murindi, 19 years old | Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

  • September 23, 2020

                                             By: PEPFAR Born and bred in Zimbabwe, Juliet found herself on the verge of dropping out of school. She even contemplated engaging in transactional sex to help her single mother and three siblings make ends meet. After finishing ordinary level in 2016, she was unable to advance