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CDC-Zim Director, Peter Kilmarx, on Ebola Mission in Sierra Leone

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Zimbabwe country director Dr Peter Kilmarx left Zimbabwe Wednesday on a mission to serve as CDC’s Ebola Response Team leader in Sierra Leone. Kilmarx, who has experience working in countries affected by Ebola, expressed confidence in his mission to Sierra Leone. “I have responded to ...
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President Barack Obama and African Entrepreneur at the Africa Business Forum

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Washington, D.C. Q: So thank you very much, Mr. President for this opportunity.  I’ll start by wishing you a belated Happy Birthday. The President: Thank you. Q: Thank you very much.  (Laughter.) The President: Have you introduced yourself to everybody? Q: I wanted to really jump into the issues.  (Laughter.) The President: ...
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Launch of Zimbabwe HIV training and Service Delivery Programs

In February 2014 the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MoHCC) in collaboration with International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH), Zimbabwe Association of Church-Related Hospitals (ZACH), local and U.S.-based partners, launched three programs to build local capacity and provide comprehensive services to combat HIV/AIDS in Zimbabwe. The programs are funded by The U.S. ...
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Community Service Yields U.S. Scholarships for 28 Zim Students

A combination of community service and academic excellence has paid off for 28 Zimbabwean students who collectively earned $5.6 million of scholarships to pursue tertiary education at various United States colleges and universities. This was revealed at an event hosted by the Public Affairs Section at the United States Embassy on Monday. “We are celebrating ...
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