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Let Girls Lead #IDG2014 - Making the Global Connection: Girls Matter Everywhere

(via the Huffington Post)

Let Girls Lead is thrilled to continue our celebration of International Day of the Girl 2014 with this new entry to our blog series written by amazing girl leaders involved in our work around the world. In this piece, Lorena…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on October 7, 2014 at 10:40am — No Comments

Let Girls Lead #IDG2014 - Teenage Pregnancy in Nigeria: Facts and Truth

(via the Huffington Post)

Let Girls Lead is thrilled to celebrate International Day of the Girl 2014 (IDG) with a blog series written by amazing girl leaders involved in our work around the world. Today we share a piece by Somotochuku of Nigeria, who…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on October 7, 2014 at 10:38am — No Comments

Let Girls Lead #IDG2014: Moving Girls Towards Equality Through Sports and Education

(via the Huffington Post)

Let Girls Lead is thrilled to continue our celebration of…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on September 29, 2014 at 2:27pm — No Comments

Let Girls Lead #IDG 2014: When I Picture a Fair World for Girls

(via The Huffington Post)

Let Girls Lead is thrilled to launch our celebration of International Day of the Girl 2014 with a blog series written by amazing girl leaders involved in our work around the world. Today we are sharing a piece by…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on September 26, 2014 at 10:05am — No Comments

Plight of a Malawian Girl-Child by Memory Banda

via The Huffington Post

Let Girls Lead is thrilled to launch our celebration of International Day of the…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on September 23, 2014 at 1:44pm — No Comments

Asthma financing; healthy home trainings, electronic health records and more

Hello asthma advocates,



Before we get to our regular updates, we wanted to remind you about two exciting events related to financing asthma prevention and management.



First, on Tuesday, October 7th from 10:00-11:30am PST, RAMP will host a webinar, “California Opportunities for Financing Asthma Prevention and Management," that will describe the current financing landscape and provide a menu of opportunities for supporting these…

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Added by Joel Ervice on September 18, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

2014 World AIDS Day Red Ribbon Campaign, Order Now!

2014 WORD AIDS DAY RED RIBBON BADGES ORDER NOW FROM UGANDA. To order DROP US AN EMAIL AT redribbonfund@gmail.com or visit http://tinyurl.com/njrouon to Donate to our Red Ribbon Campaign Kindly visit http://www.aymu.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=85&Itemid=126 To order, kindly drop us an email at red.ribbon@aymu.org…

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Added by Albert KUNIHIRA on August 14, 2014 at 12:58pm — No Comments

Girls: The World's Greatest Return on Investment by Dr. Denise Dunning

http://www.impatientoptimists.org/Posts/2014/02/The-Worlds-Greatest-Return-on-Investment

Published on Impatient Optimists: 2-13-14

Girls: The World's Greatest Return on Investment

February 13, 2014…
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Added by lorena gomez-barris on February 18, 2014 at 12:32pm — No Comments

Full Access Full Choice: Blog from the International Conference on Family Planning by Makda Mikre Tessema - AGALI Ethiopia Fellow

 

International Conference on Family Planning held Nov 12-15 2013 in Addis Ababa,…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on November 22, 2013 at 12:17pm — No Comments

My Unforgettable Experience in New York - Emilia Yeimy Chojolan Sacalxot - Paz Joven, Guatemala

 

As part of the 2013 Day of the Girl Celebration Let Girls Lead invited Guatemalan girl leader Yeimy Chojolan Sacalxot (pictured above speaking at the United Nations) and 2013…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on November 6, 2013 at 5:00pm — No Comments

2013 WORLD AIDS DAY POSITIVE WOMEN RED RIBBON PROJECT CAMPAIGN!

2013 WORLD AIDS DAY POSITIVE WOMEN RED RIBBON PROJECT CAMPAIGN!

Greetings. We invite you to support the Positive Women Red Ribbon Project Campaign during 2013 WORLD AIDS DAY. Women living positive are supported to make beaded Red Ribbon Badges as a source of income to buy medicine, food, school fees for their children etc, for details follow …

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Added by Albert KUNIHIRA on November 5, 2013 at 8:30am — No Comments

Raise Your Voice - Alza tu Voz: Maria Luisa Mendez, AGALI 2013 Guatemala Fellow

Raise Your Voice

By Maria Luisa Mendez, AGALI 2013 Guatemala Fellow, Paz Joven

As part of the 2013 Day of the Girl Celebration Let Girls Lead invited Guatemalan girl leader Yeimy…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on October 31, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Partners in Hampton Roads, Virginia

The Consortium for Infant and Child Health (CINCH) is always looking for new partners and volunteers.  If you live in southeastern Virginia we could love to have you involved. CINCH's mission is to engage the community to improve children's health.  We also help several of the local healthy city initiatives. 

Please visit us on facebook or our website for more information.

Added by Amy Paulson on October 22, 2013 at 11:49am — No Comments

Connecting asthma, health care costs and social inequity; mold in schools; the Breathe Easies, and more

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17 October, 2013

Dear Digest subscribers,

Over the past few weeks several traditional and social media outlets have featured articles that are each interesting in their own right. Taken together, however, they paint an even more compelling picture linking medical care delivery, health care costs, and social inequity. The first story, “…

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Added by Joel Ervice on October 18, 2013 at 1:17pm — No Comments

Blog para la Cumbre de la Juventud Primero de Salud Sexual y Reproductiva en Guatemala

Escrito por Emily Hagerman

La salud sexual y reproductiva ha sido oficialmente puesto en la agenda nacional en Guatemala, como la Primera Cumbre Nacional de Jóvenes por la Salud Sexual y Reproductiva, se celebró en la Ciudad de Guatemala el 24 y el 25 de septiembre. Tres becarios de la Iniciativa de Incidencia y Liderazgo de las Niñas Adolescentes (AGALI) participaron activamente en la Cumbre como parte de sus actividades de promoción de la salud y los derechos de las…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on October 3, 2013 at 5:18pm — No Comments

Blog for the First Youth Summit for Sexual and Reproductive Health in Guatemala

 

Written by Emily Hagerman, AGALI Program Coordinator

Youth sexual and reproductive health has officially been put on the national agenda in Guatemala, as the First National Summit on Young People for Sexual and Reproductive Health was held in Guatemala City on September 24th and 25th. Three Fellows of the Adolescent Girls’ Advocacy & Leadership Initiative (AGALI) participated actively in the Summit as part of their advocacy…

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Added by lorena gomez-barris on October 3, 2013 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Pest-free housing win, asthma educator job, new asthma data, and more. It’s the August RAMP Digest.

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15 August, 2013

Dear Digest Subscribers,

We are thrilled to announce that California Governor Jerry Brown has signed …

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Added by Joel Ervice on August 22, 2013 at 10:50am — No Comments

RESOLVE, OPPORTUNITY, & SUPPORT: The making of health sector professionals prepared and committed to the safety net

Health sector professionals are the product of a series of opportunities that lead to developing sound reading and math skills, sparking curiosity about workings of the human body, and maintaining mental and spiritual focus on helping and healing the sick. These opportunities are not encountered routinely by children who come from low income or working class communities. Becoming a dentist, physician, physical therapist, health center manager, or nurse practitioner is within…

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Added by Marisel Brown on July 19, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments

RAMP Digest - July 18, 2013

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The regular Digest updates are below two important pieces of policy news.

We’re one step closer to pest-free housing in California

With support from many of you, …

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Added by Joel Ervice on July 18, 2013 at 2:46pm — No Comments

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