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Addressing Rising Temperatures with Proactive Solutions

Renzo R. Guinto | July, 2024

In his op-ed, Renzo R. Guinto, 2016 New Voices and 2024 Advanced Advocacy Program Fellow, discusses the negative health effects extreme heat waves have on global populations, especially in South-East Asia where record highs have…

Agricultural researcher and innovator recognized with prestigious award

Professor Lindiwe Sibanda | July, 2024

This article announces that Professor Lindiwe Sibanda 2014 New Voices Fellow has been awarded the prestigious MS Swaminathan Global Leadership Award for Sustainable Development for her work advancing agricultural research and innovation. The official ceremony…

Why Incarcerated Youth Need Mentors with Lived Experience

Dieter Cantu | July, 2024

In his op-ed, Dieter Cantu, 2024 Healthy Communities Fellow, emphasizes the importance of peer mentorship for incarcerated youth, arguing that those who have experienced the juvenile justice system are best suited to mentor and support…

Healthy Communities Fellowship-Five-Year Impact Report

AGI | May, 2024

The Healthy Communities Fellowship aims to transform health equity by centering the voices and experiences of BIPOC communities. Over the past five years, our fellows have engaged in over 650 hours of training and mentorship,…

Dr. Stellah Bosire- Transforming Her Community

BBC | May, 2024

From overcoming numerous barriers to becoming one of the leading voices in women’s health, our New Voices Fellow, Dr. Stellah Bosire’s story is truly inspirational. Her relentless dedication has not only paved the way for…

The Girl Who Figured It Out by Minda Dentler

Minda Dentler | May, 2024

An Inspiring True Story of Wheelchair Athlete Minda Dentler Becoming an Ironman World Champion Our 2017 New Voices Fellow, Minda Dentler, published a children’s book about her journey from orphan to Ironman triathlete. In these…

Health Chat: An in-Depth Conversation on Fighting Hepatitis in Africa; Zambia Receives New HIV Drug and Increasing Blood Donation in Africa

April, 2024

In an interview for Voice of America, Danjuma Adda, our 2023 Advanced Advocacy Fellow as well as our 2020 New Voices Fellow, shares his journey with Hepatitis and the importance of seeking treatment. As per…

The 100 Most Influential People of 2024: Kennedy Odede

Time Magazine | April, 2024

Kennedy Odede, our 2013 New Voices Fellow, has been named one of TIME‘s 100 Most Influential People this year. “Kennedy is living proof that individuals can lead themselves, and their communities, out of poverty. His…

Sanitation: Much more than a technical problem, a challenge for the citizens of Burkina Faso and for the world!

Christian MAMPUYA | April, 2024

The 2023 assessment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) reveals a challenging situation for Burkina Faso with only one in four Burkinabè benefiting from access to adequate sanitation services. The lack of adequate sanitation will…

As a widow, I faced humiliation and stigma. Now I’m speaking up for others

Roseline Orwa | April, 2024

According to the World Widows Report, the global population of widows pre-covid stood at a staggering 258 million with about 38 million widows living in extreme poverty. The Covid-19 pandemic along with ongoing war and…