Health

$12 Million USAID for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa

$12 Million USAID for the Prevention of Cervical Cancer...

This is the first time USAID has funded programs to prevent cervical cancer in the...

Experts Caution Against Stagnation of Immunization Coverage in Africa

Experts Caution Against Stagnation of Immunization Coverage...

Over the past five years, immunization coverage in sub-Saharan Africa has stagnated...

Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States Declare End of Cholera Outbreaks

Borno, Adamawa and Yobe States Declare End of Cholera Outbreaks

In a synchronized event, the Commissioners of Health in Borno, Adamawa and Yobe...

Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Virus Disease

A high number of cases are still being reported, most notably from the metropolitan...

Merck Foundation CEO and First Lady of Ghana to Co-Chair the 6th Edition of Merck Africa Asia Luminary in Accra

Merck Foundation CEO and First Lady of Ghana to Co-Chair...

Merck foundation launched their programs in partnership with Ghana’s First Lady...

United Nations General Assembly Political Declaration on Ending AIDS

United Nations General Assembly Political Declaration on...

UNAIDS, UNICEF and WHO urge countries in western and central Africa to step up the...

Powering Up Health Care in Sub-Saharan Africa

Powering Up Health Care in Sub-Saharan Africa

Solar power is helping make universal healthcare a reality in places where unreliable...

Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Virus Disease

Despite these challenges, substantial progress has been made on multiple fronts...

Nearly 1 Million Children in West Nile to Benefit from Better Quality Health Services

Nearly 1 Million Children in West Nile to Benefit from...

New Swedish support to strengthen health system for Maternal, Newborn, Child and...

One-Stop Diabetes Support Center

One-Stop Diabetes Support Center

Novo Nordisk opens one-stop Diabetes Support Centre in Suntreso Government Hospital...

Ethiopia Marks World AIDS Day

Ethiopia Marks World AIDS Day

Ethiopia Marks World AIDS Day with Optimism Following New Report on HIV Care and...

South Sudan Set to Vaccinate Targeted Healthcare and Frontline Workers

South Sudan Set to Vaccinate Targeted Healthcare and Frontline...

South Sudan set to vaccinate targeted healthcare and frontline workers operating...

100 Infertile Women

100 Infertile Women

Merck Foundation CEO together with The First Lady of Central African Republic meets...

Ebola Epidemic Spreads  in DRC

Ebola Epidemic Spreads in DRC

Nord Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo: Ebola epidemic spreads further into urban...

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Executive Secretary leads Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in marking International...

“Merck More Than a Mother” Ambassador

“Merck More Than a Mother” Ambassador

Merck Foundation awarded the First Lady of Central African Republic to acknowledge...