Community health workers are at the frontline, bringing health services that otherwise would be inaccessible in villages and rural areas. They intimately understand the communities they serve and are instrumental in improving access to—and demand for—basic health services, including m
The government of Mozambique, in partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development's flagship Maternal and Child Survival Program, builds a strong health workforce that delivers lifesaving care to women and families.
Maputo, Mozambique (March 17, 2015)—Isaura Ferrão Nyusi, Mozambique’s First Lady and the country’s Minister of Health, marked International Women’s Day by recognizing two hospitals for providing quality maternal, newborn and child health services under a program supported by the U.S.
On a spring day, Marcos walked the neighborhood of Bunhica, and stopped at the home of Inácio Nhamue Aminosse and Andrieta Manuel. The couple invited Marcos into their house. “I started counseling the couple and then screened them for a range of health issues, including gender-based v