Dr Ahmadou Lamin Samateh, Health Minister of the Gambia, chaired the meeting

Commonwealth Calls for Resilient Health Systems

By Abdi Ali Published May 23, 2020 The Commonwealth has called for resilient health systems across the world. The 32nd annual Commonwealth Health Ministers Meeting, congregating on May 14, 2020 via video conferencing, agreed to work with finance ministers to promote sustainable strategies to finance the implementation of universal health…

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The portable handheld ultrasound device is designed to help primary healthcare workers estimate gestational age, better plan and manage pregnancies.

Maternal and Newborn Health Initiative Unveiled

By Irene Gaitirira Published October 23, 2018 A local government in western Kenya has announced a new maternal and newborn health initiative that will see an estimated 7 000 women receive their first ultrasound screening during their current pregnancy in the next nine months. The programme, that is offered by…

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