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Africa:Development Bank Chief Helps Scale Up Nutrition at Abidjan Talks
[African Development Bank] Dr Akinwumi Adesina, African Development Bank (AfDB)'s President and member of the Lead Group of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement will take an active part in the SUN Movement Global Gathering (SUNGG)   in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire,  starting Tuesday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 7, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

West Africa:USAID Announces Malaria Initiative Launch and Expansion
[USAID] New York -Today, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green announced that the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by USAID and implemented together with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will launch new country programs in Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Niger, and Sierra Leone, and expand its existing program in Burkina Faso. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - September 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

West Africa: USAID Announces Malaria Initiative Launch and Expansion
[USAID] New York -Today, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green announced that the U.S. President's Malaria Initiative (PMI), led by USAID and implemented together with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will launch new country programs in Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Niger, and Sierra Leone, and expand its existing program in Burkina Faso. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - September 22, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

The peace builders of Northern Kenya; Successful research led model spreads to other African nations
(Terry Collins Assoc) An award-winning, research led model used to build and maintain peace between rival groups in Kenya is expanding through new African centers, beginning with Cote d'Ivoire, Tanzania and the Central African Republic.Founded by an Irish priest in the aftermath of deadly 2007-08 post-election violence (Kenya's next national elections take place Aug. 8), Nairobi-based Shalom Centre has successfully helped foster peace between 11 ethnic communities of Northern Kenya, where assault rifles are as common in households as cooking pots. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Baby girl back with family after removal of parasitic twin
Six weeks after a risky but successful surgery in the United States to remove her parasitic twin, an 11-month-old called baby Dominique has been reunited with her family in Cote d'Ivoire. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 28, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Right Training Can Change Minds, Hearts, and HIV Services
April 19, 2017Health workers who understand those at greatest  risk of contracting HIV are more likely to reach them. How we are treated by health workers can determine our future health decisions and behaviors.Just think about the journey for those who live with HIV —from learning what HIV is and how it’s transmitted, to getting an HIV test, to, depending on the result, adopting lifelong changes in your everyday behaviors as part of your care and treatment.At every point in this journey, the information a client receives —and how and from whom—will influence whether they decide to seek he...
Source: IntraHealth International - April 19, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Authors: mnathe Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Infant Separated From Parasitic Twin
[VOA] Doctors at a Chicago-area hospital have successfully operated on a baby from Africa born with a parasitic twin and having four legs and two spines.The girl, known only as "Dominique" from Ivory Coast, is recovering well from the delicate and groundbreaking March 8 surgery and is expected to live a normal, fully-functional life. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 23, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Surgery separates 10-month-old from parasitic twin
It was late January when Nancy Swabb found herself wanting to help a family across the Atlantic Ocean, in Cote d'Ivoire -- all because of a photo. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Young People in West Africa Are Leading Their Own Movement for Family Planning
November 28, 2016They're role models, advocates, and watchdogs. And they're making their expectations clear.The designation of “youth ambassador” may have started as a simple title, but as I witnessed at the Civil Society for Family Planning (CS4FP) Regional Workshop this month, it has grown to symbolize a movement.Since 2011, theCS4FP project has engaged dynamic, dedicated, impassioned young people from across francophone West Africa as family planning youth ambassadors. They ’re tasked with educating and mobilizing their peers around reproductive health and family planning in particular—what it is...
Source: IntraHealth International - December 3, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Authors: intrahealth Source Type: news

Engaging Kids to Fight Malaria
The objective was to change their behaviors and those of their communities to fight malaria. It got quite competitive, with schools challenging each other to do the best show.eyeforpharma: So you realized you had this chance to make disease awareness engaging by introducing the element of play?Yes, and this is when the MOSKI KIT came about. The design challenge became: how can we structure this better to ensure that messages were adapted to kids? What are we able to do to make the impact bigger than just this exchange between the teacher and the child?This is when we started thinking about objects that could be left behind...
Source: EyeForPharma - December 1, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Thomas Disley Source Type: news

Through The Challenge Initiative, IntraHealth will Improve Access to Contraception in Cities across West Africa
IntraHealth International is proud to announce its participation in The Challenge Initiative(TCI), a new three-year urban reproductive health program funded by the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation.According to the United Nations,66% of people around the world will be living in urban areas by 2050—2.5 billion more people than today.Ninety percent of this increase will be in cities in Asia and Africa. Despite increasing urbanization, the poorest people living in cities rarely have adequate access to health information and services.TCI builds on the former Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (URHI), which the Gates F...
Source: IntraHealth International - September 13, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Survivors of Toxic Waste Dumping 'Remain in the Dark - Experts
[UN News] Speaking ahead of the 10th anniversary of the illegal dumping of toxic waste in C ôte d'Ivoire, a group of United Nations experts today urged the Ivorian Government, all responsible States and the international community to use the opportunity to address the ongoing human rights impacts of the incident. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 18, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Cote d'Ivoire to Host ICASA
[The Herald] Durban -The 19th edition of the International Conference on Aids and STIs in Africa (ICASA) will be held in Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire in December 2017. ICASA is a regional conference on HIV held after every two years as a precursor to the International Aids Conference (IAC). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 29, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Rewriting Africa’s Agricultural Narrative
Albert Kanga's plantain farm on the outskirts of Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. Credit: Friday Phiri/IPSBy Friday PhiriABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire, Jul 18 2016 (IPS)Albert Kanga Azaguie no longer considers himself a smallholder farmer. By learning and monitoring the supply and demand value chains of one of the country’s staple crops, plantain (similar to bananas), Kanga ventured into off-season production to sell his produce at relatively higher prices.“I am now a big farmer. The logic is simple: I deal in off-season plantain. When there is almost nothing on the market, mine is ready and therefore sells at a higher price,&...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 18, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Authors: Friday Phiri Tags: Advancing Deserts Africa Aid Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Energy Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Gender Green Economy Headlines Health Inequity Labour Natural Resources Population Poverty & S Source Type: news

Rewriting Africa ’ s Agricultural Narrative
Albert Kanga's plantain farm on the outskirts of Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. Credit: Friday Phiri/IPSBy Friday PhiriABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire, Jul 18 2016 (IPS)Albert Kanga Azaguie no longer considers himself a smallholder farmer. By learning and monitoring the supply and demand value chains of one of the country’s staple crops, plantain (similar to bananas), Kanga ventured into off-season production to sell his produce at relatively higher prices.“I am now a big farmer. The logic is simple: I deal in off-season plantain. When there is almost nothing on the market, mine is ready and therefore sells at a higher price,&...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 18, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Authors: Friday Phiri Tags: Advancing Deserts Africa Aid Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Energy Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Gender Green Economy Headlines Health Inequity Labour Natural Resources Population Poverty & S Source Type: news

Perceptions and experiences of intimate partner violence in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire - Shuman SJ, Falb KL, Cardoso LF, Cole H, Kpebo D, Gupta J.
BACKGROUND: Men and women's perceptions of intimate partner violence (IPV) within crisis-affected populations are not well understood. This mixed-methods study examined the frequency of IPV against women in urban Cote d'Ivoire, and qualitatively explored h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Preventing the Illegal Sale of 'Ticafrani' in Côte d'Ivoire
[Global Fund] The Office of the Inspector General of the Global Fund, in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Public Hygiene of Côte d'Ivoire, have announced today the launch of an anti-corruption campaign called "J'en parle maintenant !" ("I Speak Out Now !"). (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 18, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Meet Pharma’s Biggest Innovators
With projects submitted from Scotland to Togo, the 2016 eyeforpharma Barcelona Awards were truly a global occasion. Although we had wide participation from pharma’s top 20 (18 out of 20 to be exact, we’ll get the full set in 2017), UCB once again stood out from the pack. 2016 marked the second consecutive year in which they have taken home two awards; this time in the ‘Most Valuable Pharma Collaboration’ and ‘Customer Innovator’ categories. Many entrants had a strong technology component, with patient support and HCP education apps, tech-inspired hackathons, and the first social network ...
Source: EyeForPharma - March 23, 2016 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Thomas Disley Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: UNAIDS Piloting New Mobile Platform to Better Inform HIV Patients
[UN News] Starting this month, a thousand people living with HIV in Côte d'Ivoire will receive additional health information through their mobile phones, the United Nations agency leading the world's HIV/AIDS response announced today. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 10, 2016 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Africa: Why It's Time All African Countries Took a Stand On Skin Lightening Creams
[The Conversation Africa] With up to 70% of women using skin lightening creams in parts of Africa, Cote d'Ivoire has led the charge in tackling skin lighteners and has banned the practise nationally. It is time for the rest of the continent to follow. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 14, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

High proportion of advanced breast cancers in sub-Saharan Africa
In one of the first studies of its kind, a new report finds a large majority of breast cancers in Cote d'Ivoire and Republic of Congo are detected only after they've become advanced. Although breast cancer is far less common in Cote d'Ivoire and Republic of Congo than in high-income countries, breast cancer is the leading cancer among females in sub-Saharan Africa, estimated to constitute one in three female cancers in these two countries in 2012. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - September 17, 2015 Category: Science Source Type: news

Study finds high proportion of advanced breast cancers in sub-Saharan Africa
(American Cancer Society) In one of the first studies of its kind, a new report finds a large majority of breast cancers in Cote d'Ivoire and Republic of Congo are detected only after they've become advanced. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 17, 2015 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Family Planning Fair Dispels Rumours, Empowers Women
[UNFPA] Ahua -As the crowds poured into the fairground in Ahua Village, in rural Côte d'Ivoire, it was clear that this would not be an ordinary festival. Instead of games and prizes, the village square was filled with midwives, health workers and educators directing people to private consultations on family planning. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - July 22, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Enhanced Polio Protection to Reach 650,000 Côte d'Ivoire Children Every Year
[GAVI] Bouaké -Côte d'Ivoire is introducing the inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) into its routine immunisation programme (Source: AllAfrica News: Polio)
Source: AllAfrica News: Polio - June 29, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Ivory Coast Shows How to Keep Ebola At Bay
[Deutsche Welle] Ivory Coast has remained free of Ebola, although thousands have died in neighboring Guinea and Liberia. The Ivorian government was quick to launch an awareness campaign and its efforts seem to have paid off. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 21, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Côte d'Ivoire Achieves Universal Coverage of Insecticidal Nets
[Global Fund] Port Bouet -Côte d'Ivoire is now providing protection against malaria to virtually its entire population through universal coverage of mosquito nets. A mass distribution campaign of 13 million mosquito nets that started last year will be coming to an end this week in Abidjan, the country's capital. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - April 27, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Eliminating Sheep and Goat Plague Will Boost Livelihoods, Nutrition - UN
[UN News] The United Nations agricultural agency will outline a strategy in Côte d'Ivoire today for the total eradication of sheep and goat plague by 2030 at an international conference that began today in the country's capital, Abidjan. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 1, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Liberia: A Long Wait for Home - How Ebola Kept Refugees Stuck in Liberia
[IRIN] Abidjan -Nearly 38,000 Ivorian refugees living in Liberia have been unable to return home since July 2014, when Cote d'Ivoire closed its borders with Liberia due to the Ebola outbreak. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Agricultural Development Gives Renewed Hope for Peace and Sustainable Development
[IFAD] Rome -The potential of the Côte d'Ivoire agricultural sector, disrupted by the civil war that broke out in 2002, is still key to the country's economy and future. Agriculture accounts for 22 per cent of the country's GDP, generates more than 50 per cent of export earnings and employs about two-thirds of the active labour force. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 11, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Everyday Life At MSF's Katiola Maternity Centre
[MSF] From January to February 2015, Dr. Bernard Guillon worked at the maternity centre started by MSF and the Ivorian Ministry of Health in Katiola, Côte d'Ivoire, in a region where maternal and child mortality are serious public health problems. He tells the story of three patients. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - March 9, 2015 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Cancer Locks a Deadly Grip on Africa, Yet It’s Barely Noticed
Many specialist doctors and nurses in Africa are migrating to greener pastures, leaving cancer patients with few options. Credit: Jeffrey Moyo/IPSBy Jeffrey MoyoHARARE, Feb 13 2015 (IPS)Hidden by the struggles to defeat Ebola, malaria and drug-resistant tuberculosis, a silent killer has been moving across the African continent, superseding infections of HIV and AIDS.World Cancer Day commemorated on Feb. 4 may have come and gone, but the spread of cancer in Africa has been worrying global health organisations and experts year round. The continent, they fear, is ill-prepared for another health crisis of enormous proportions....
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 13, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Authors: Jeffrey Moyo Tags: Africa Editors' Choice Featured Headlines Health Poverty & MDGs Projects Women's Health Cancer Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA) Earthlife Namibia ebola HIV/AIDS Jead Foundation Malaria Ocean Road Cancer Institute (O Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Ebola Isn't Dead, These Radio Stations Know Only Too Well
[Waza]Just like all other media phenomena, the "Ebola buzz" in Ivory Coast was only short-lived. But against a backdrop of silence, the media and community radio stations in the West of the country are continuing their crusade to raise awareness about the disease. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 9, 2015 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Addressing Inequality Is Major Health Challenge of Our Time
[Key Correspondents]Prisca, 36, was diagnosed with HIV three years ago, but as an unemployed mother of two, she is more concerned about feeding her children than getting HIV treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - January 8, 2015 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Côte d'Ivoire Launches Giveaway of 13 Million Nets to Fight Malaria
[Global Fund]Yamoussoukro -A nationwide campaign to distribute 13 million mosquito nets to protect people against malaria was launched here today, aiming to provide one net for every two people in Côte d'Ivoire. (Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria)
Source: AllAfrica News: Malaria - December 11, 2014 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: World Bank Group to Support Health Systems Strengthening and Ebola Preparedness
[World Bank]Washington -The World Bank Group's Board of Executive Directors today approved a U.S.$70 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to help Cote d'Ivoire improve deployment and quality of health services in selected regions, with a focus on maternal, newborn and child health and nutrition services. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 26, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Ifad Invests in Rural Populations to Boost Food Security and Access to Markets
[IFAD]Rome -New project to reduce poverty and stimulate economic growth in post-crisis zones of the country (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 21, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Liberia: Ivorian Airline Resumes Monrovia Route
[FrontPageAfrica]Monrovia -The Ivorian airliner, Air Cote d'Ivoire, has become the first African airline to resume flights to Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, a key step which will make it much easier for aid workers to travel to the Ebola-hit nations. The airline partly owned by Air France-KLM (AF) commenced Liberia flights on Sunday, October 26 after kicking off its service to Guinea on Oct. 20. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 30, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Gambia: President Ouattara Gives One Million to Ebola-Hit Countries
[The Point]The president of Cote d' Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, has given US$1 million to countries affected by Ebola, according to media reports from Cote d'Ivoire. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 27, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Ivorian Club Scene Fertile Ground for Teenage Pregnancies
[Thomson Reuters Foundation]Yopougon -On Rue de Princesse, the main party street in Yopougon, a raunchy neighbourhood in the Ivory Coast capital Abidjan, every second house has been converted into an outdoor bar and grill, a maquis, ready for the weekend. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - October 22, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Proper Facilities Needed to Address Maternal Mortality
[Key Correspondents]When Tanoh Marie felt the first contractions she understood that her delivery time was near. As a mother of two already she knew about such things. (Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth)
Source: AllAfrica News: Pregnancy and Childbirth - September 8, 2014 Category: OBGYN Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Sexual Violence Fuels HIV Epidemic
[Key Correspondents]Three years after the Ivory Coast post-election crisis of 2010 ended, rape is still a major problem and the security situation for Ivorian women remains bleak. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - July 16, 2014 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Exploring risk behaviors and vulnerability for HIV among men who have sex with men in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire: poor knowledge, homophobia and sexual violence - Aho J, Hakim A, Vuylsteke B, Semde G, Gbais HG, Diarrassouba M, Thiam M, Laga M.
Men who have sex with men (MSM) are at high risk of HIV. Few data are available on MSM and HIV-related risk behaviors in West Africa. We aimed to describe risk behaviors and vulnerability among MSM in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire. We conducted a cross-sectional ... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 1, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: 'Football Is Nothing - This Is Everything' Says WFP Ambassador Jose Mourinho
[WFP]With the World Cup underway in Brazil, one of the world's most successful football manager's, Jose Mourinho, was busy undertaking a challenge of a different kind - his first mission as WFP Ambassador against Hunger. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 23, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: 'Why Did My Wife Stop Taking Life-Saving HIV Medication?'
[Key Correspondents]As Kouakou Brice, from the Ivory Coast, tries to come to terms with his wife Leonine's death, he finds it hard to understand why she stopped taking her HIV medication. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - May 22, 2014 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: In Post-Conflict Côte d'Ivoire, the Supply Chain Follows the Front Lines
[GFO]A motorcycle bouncing along a rutted red dirt road carries a nurse from a public health center near the village of Tai. Clutched in his arms is a box packed with vaccines: a month's supply for his village that sits close to the Liberian border, in Côte d'Ivoire's restive and fractious west. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 9, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: In Post-Conflict Côte d'Ivoire, the Supply Chain Follows the Front Lines
[GFO]A motorcycle bouncing along a rutted red dirt road carries a nurse from a public health center near the village of Tai. Clutched in his arms is a box packed with vaccines: a month's supply for his village that sits close to the Liberian border, in Côte d'Ivoire's restive and fractious west. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - May 9, 2014 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Working with men to prevent intimate partner violence in a conflict-affected setting: a pilot cluster randomized controlled trial in rural Cote d'Ivoire - Hossain M, Zimmerman C, Kiss L, Abramsky T, Kone D, Bakayoko-Topolska M, Annan J, Lehmann H, Watts C.
BACKGROUND: Evidence from armed conflict settings points to high levels of intimate partner violence (IPV) against women. Current knowledge on how to prevent IPV is limited--especially within war-affected settings. To inform prevention programming on gende... (Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated))
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - April 13, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

Cote d'Ivoire: Chronic Malnutrition Dogs Côte d'Ivoire's North
[IRIN]Abidjan -Forty percent of Ivoirian children in the northern region are chronically malnourished, the country's highest rate, which has not fallen for the past six years. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 10, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Liberia: The Time Is Now
[New Dawn]Realizing the danger Ebola poses tonhuman security, ECOWAS leaders, meeting in the Ivorian Capital, Yammoussoukro last week, emphasized and agreed for a concerted effort against the deadly disease. The decision by leaders of the regional body was against the backdrop of the recent presentations by the Foreign Ministers of Liberia and Guinea to the ECOWAS Council of Foreign Ministers meeting in neighboring La Cote d'Ivoire on the extent to which the deadly disease has impacted their respective countries, as (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 31, 2014 Category: African Health Source Type: news