Advocacy International is proud to announce the launch of African Health Stats, a ground-breaking data site from the African Union built in partnership with Advocacy International, African Strategies for Heath, AUSAID, USAID, MamaYe, MSH, UKAID and UNFPA.
Guest blogger Susanna Mitchell discusses the social determinants of health and questions if ignoring health system inadequacies in developing areas could result in uncontrollable global pandemics?
The so-called ‘Arab Spring’ began in Tunisia, in January 2011. Despite living through some difficult events and changes, Tunisia appears best placed amongst the countries of the ‘Arab Spring’ to achieve a positive transformation.
Ai is a proud member of the ‘End FGM Social Change Campaign’, led by Efua Dorkenoo in partnership with Options Health Consultancy and DfID. Ai will assist in driving forward the campaign working closely with the wider team on design and messaging across the programme.
After a lot of planning, a weekend of building and arranging furniture, hanging pictures, moving plants and attempting to connect to the internet the Advocacy International team has now successfully moved into our our new studio at the Leathermarket in London Bridge.
The Ai team is proud to be a member of the consortium driving a social change campaign, to end FMC/C in one generation. The consortium is led by Efua Dorkenoo of Equality Now in partnership with DfID, and will support the increasing momentum to end FGM/C in Africa.
Below is an article by Leyla Hussein, one of our partners in the Dfid-backed Social Change Campaign to End FGM/C in a generation. It is published in today’s Huffington Post.