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Global Child Health

Inside The Heart Of An Epidemic

Carolyn S. Miles | Posted 12.10.2014 | Impact
Carolyn S. Miles

One little girl I met, seven-year-old Elizabeth, was living under a house with her older brother just steps away from where their mother's body had been taken over a month ago. They had come and burned all their belongings and sprayed down the room but the children would not go back inside. While they survived the 21-day incubation period, they now faced the prospect of starvation and stigma as people in their town are too scared to even look at them.

Our Steadfast Resolve to Halt Needless Child Deaths

David Winder | Posted 08.14.2012 | Impact
David Winder

With all the amazing medical and social advances we enjoy today, it's staggering to think that around 700,000 children's lives could be saved over the next year by doing something as simple as providing clean water, safe sanitation and hygiene promotion.

Is This a Turning Point in Saving the Lives of Children?

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 08.13.2012 | Impact
Kolleen Bouchane

On June 14 and 15, the governments of the U.S., Ethiopia and India, in coordination with UNICEF, will convene leaders from government, international agencies, civil society, the faith community, and academia to chart out "the end of preventable child deaths."