A game-changing approach to training nurses that was trialled by SolidarMed has proven effective in Zambia. The Ministry of Health and the Nursing and Midwifery Council are now rolling it out nationwide.
The shockingly high number of teenage pregnancies worldwide is both a problem for health and for society. Besides major risks for mother and child and a greater likelihood of fatal complications, teenage pregnancy also jeopardises girls' social and financial future.
From mid-March to around the end of May, a dedicated team is touring in the city of Lucerne to recruit new donors for SolidarMed. We thank them for their valuable and energetic commitment to the people of rural Africa.