Thursday, 23 February 2012
World Vision is scaling up efforts to tackle tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea following warnings of a TB crisis in the region.
The World Health Organisation reported in November that infections of multi-drug resistant TB have reached crisis levels due to a lack of access to healthcare and treatment. Situated less than 200km from Australian shores, PNG has the highest ...
Monday, 13 February 2012
World Vision has scaled up its emergency responses to both a food crisis threatening millions of lives in West Africa and a humanitarian emergency in South Sudan’s border states.
Around 20 million people across the Sahel region in West Africa are at risk of a food crisis, with the situation predicted to worsen between March and August. In the countries ...