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Why I Joined LINKAGES

Photo Credit: Associação IRIS

Written by Ana Diaz, Angola LINKAGES Program Manager

Since September 2015 when I joined LINKAGES in Angola, every waking moment has been consumed working through the nitty gritty details that starting up a new project entails. 501 more words

Human Rights

The Frogs are Boiling

By Claudia Felske – Something inhumane and downright repulsive is happening in school districts across the country. Frogs are slowly being boiled to death, en masse. 909 more words

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Shattering the Silence: Preventing Gender-Based Violence against Sex Workers in Nepal

 Written by Pooja Pradhan, Team Leader, Gender-Based Violence Prevention and Mitigation Services, FHI 360           Photo credit: Saath-Saath Project (SSP), FHI 360 Nepal: A transgender sex worker receiving gender-based violence related services at a SSP supported clinic… 743 more words

Transgender

Working with Key Populations in Zambia: An Introduction to the Standard Operating Procedures of an HIV/STI Prevention Program for Sex Workers

Joseph Kamanga is the Chief of Party/Project Director for the Corridors of Hope III project in Zambia. The COH III project is implemented by FHI 360 with two local NGOs, in 10 major border and transport hubs of Zambia. 563 more words

Sex Workers

End of life — difficult discussions in disaster area

By Bijay AcharyaPhysician from Nepal working at Mass General Hospital, Boston

This post originally appeared in Bijay Acharya’s blog.

An elderly female in her 80s was brought to the clinic after being carried on a straw-mat. 996 more words

The traditions that the earthquake couldn’t shake

This post was originally published on Bijay Acharya’s blog

By Bijay Acharya, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Few days ago, we went to Singla as as part of a team with the International Medical Corps. 717 more words

Voices From The Field

The destruction and hope in Kerauja, Gorkha

This post was originally published on Bijay Acharya’s blog

By Bijay Acharya, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Kerauja is a picturesque village that sits between two massive mountains with a population around 3000. 573 more words

Voices From The Field