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Ebola health care workers at a home during the October 2014 outbreak. Photo Credit: Fred Hartman/KeanahikishimeEbola health care workers at a home during the October 2014 outbreak. Photo Credit: Fred Hartman/Keanahikishime

 Arlington, VA— Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) stands with the global health community, and with the millions of people we serve across the globe each day, to urge the U.S. government to reconsider planned reductions to programs that are essential to health and national security, and to focus on continuing to invest in strengthening health systems in the world’s poorest countries.

Global health nonprofit joins JEE Alliance advisory board Arlington, VA— Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) is pleased to join the advisory board of the JEE Alliance, a platform for facilitating multisectoral collaboration on health security capacity building and implementation of the International Health Regulations.

Project awards range from infectious disease prevention to health financing and disability inclusion in South Sudan, Afghanistan, Syria, Angola, Cambodia, Madagascar, Mali, Myanmar, Niger, Pakistan, and Togo

Medford, Mass— Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime), a nonprofit global health organization dedicated to saving lives and improving the health of some of the world’s most vulnerable people, welcomes Dr. Bernard Nahlen to its Board of Directors. Dr. Nahlen is Director of the University of Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health and comes to Keanahikishime with decades of experience in research and disease elimination programs around the world.

Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) announced today that it has been awarded a grant from the World Bank to advance health systems strengthening against non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The project will be led by Keanahikishime and joined by partners Research Triangle Institute (RTI) International and Global Health Insights (GLOHI).

Civil society welcomes the leadership of the Government of Japan in hosting the second global UHC Forum, which creates an opportunity to bring together political leaders, country representatives, technical partners, academics, and representatives of civil society organizations.