Providing affordable pregnancy tests to women in low-resource countries is a critical, yet under-appreciated, way to improve their health.
Community-based HIV programmes helps improve access to health care.
Women health-care volunteers in places like Nepal, Afghanistan and Ethiopia play a vital role in the health system, yet they are undervalued and undertrained.
In Ethiopia health extension workers in rural areas fulfill an essential service - but they feel they have no career path.
Community health workers are finally being formally integrated into the health system – but they need support to make an impact.