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Empty promises mean African mothers are dying of preventable diseases

10/06/2015

As governments fail to make good on healthcare funding promises, women in sub-Saharan Africa have a one in 16 chance of dying in pregnancy or childbirth.

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Eye-opening trip to Africa

22/05/2015

Jordan Jarvis has returned from spending six months in Kenya as part of an internship through the African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF).

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A life-changing internship

22/05/2015

Emily Royal, who grew up in Brockville, has recently returned from a six-month internship in Ethiopia. From June until mid-December, Royal worked with the African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF), and helped provide health programming to those in need in the African nation.

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Africa: Philips Joins AMREF for Africa Health

22/05/2015

Royal Philips and the African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) announced that they will work closely together in an innovative shared-value partnership model designed to bring about a structural improvement in the healthcare infrastructure and healthcare provision on the African continent.

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South Sudan: The long road of nation building

22/05/2015

Tommy Simmons, Italy Director for AMREF, visited South Sudan and reports back on AMREF's work providing emergency health care.