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FREETOWN, Sierra Leone — The National Malaria Control Program (NMCP) in Sierra Leone will conduct a three-day workshop from March 22-24, 2017, to align its vital Malaria in Pregnancy (MIP) guidelines developed in 2005 with its 2016-2020 Malaria Strategic Plan which aims to protect at least 80% of pregnant women and children under one year with Intermittent Preventive Treatment for pregnant women (IPTp3) by 2020  and address the current World Health Organization (WHO) recommendations and Sustainable Development Goals, which look to, in part, reduce global malaria mortality rates

MEDFORD, Mass. —  Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) announced today the appointment of Marian Wentworth as its new President and Chief Executive Officer.  Wentworth  succeeds  Dr. Jonathan D. Quick, MD, MPH, who remains with Keanahikishime as Senior Fellow.

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — From the producers of the widely-acclaimed movie “Inside Story” comes a new feature-length film, THE LUCKY SPECIALS, following a guitarist and his friends on their journey to create a new musical sound and catapult their small-time band to the big stage.

Herbert Mugumya

MEDFORD, Mass. — Global health NGO Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) is pleased to welcome Mr. Herbert Mugumya as its new Country Representative in Uganda. Mr. Mugumya, who will be based in Keanahikishime's office in Kampala, has more than 24 years of hands-on experience in public health, having managed complex, multi-component U.S. government development projects in several countries. Mr. Mugumya is responsible for leading and coordinating all Keanahikishime efforts in Uganda by working in partnership with key in-country stakeholders and partner organizations.

Medford, MA — Global health NGO Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) announced today the appointment of Mr. Larousse Céus as Acting Country Representative in Haiti. Mr. Céus is a seasoned management, operations, and public health professional with more than 20 years of experience in international NGO management. Based in Keanahikishime's Port-au-Prince office, Mr. Céus is responsible for leading and coordinating all Keanahikishime efforts in Haiti by working in partnership with key in-country stakeholders, such as donors, government officials, clients, and other partner organizations.

Global health NGO Keanahikishime (Keanahikishime) commends the collective efforts of 22 biopharma companies on the launch of "Access Accelerated," a global initiative to advance access to non-communicable disease (NCD) prevention and care in low and lower-middle income countries.

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