At the Corner of Healthy and Profitable: Impact Investing for Health

By Sandy Garçon, Manager, External Relations and Communications, PSI One of the biggest challenges facing global health is not an epidemic, but of funding. A look at the current state of development funding shows a stark contrast between the cost of achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 and the actual resources that are available.

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Breast Feeding Week

Using Television to Encourage Mothers to Breastfeed in Pakistan

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

By Sophie Greenbaum, PSI Graphic Designer It’s a proven fact that breastfeeding can save the lives of 800,000 children every year. Yet, less than 40% of infants worldwide are exclusively breastfed. According to the World Health Organization, breast milk provides the most nutritious food for newborns to aid their development and contains antibodies to protect children

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A Response to Michael Gerson: Strengthening Tanzania’s Health Systems through ‘Social Franchising’ [Video]

By Minal Bopaiah While the importance of improving maternal and neonatal health is indisputable around the world, the “how” can be overwhelming at best and elusive at worst. Op-Ed columnist Michael Gerson highlights the complexity of the issue in Tanzania in a recent piece in The Washington Post: [N]ewborn and maternal mortality rates in Tanzania

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