22 Apr
Global Content for Local Solutions – Improving Training for CHWs

Community health workers (CHWs) are vital links to basic and preventive care for communities around the world. They connect communities to health systems; provide health information to citizens and families; and help identify outbreaks where they begin.  At the same time, CHWs face serious challenges in their work, including a… [more]

06 Apr
World Health Worker Week- What you need to know

This week, April 5-12, is World Health Worker Week. mPowering Frontline Health Workers and our partners are recognizing the importance of health workers, particularly those on the front lines, in supporting health systems, building healthy communities, and responding to outbreaks. Here’s what you need to know this week: Who are… [more]

27 Mar
Top Five Reads and Resources: mPowering Frontline Health Workers

Each month, mPowering partners compile our top five recent articles, videos, and resources related to mHealth, global health, and technology for development. This month, Carolyn Moore, Program Officer with mPowering Frontline Health Workers, shares her top five reads and resources: Online Book: Taking Stock: Why U.S. Investments in Global Health… [more]

23 Mar
Training Health Workers for Ebola Response and Community Support

A team of organizations, led by mPowering Frontline Health Workers andIntraHealth International, are coming together to share tools and information on how to support health workers responding to and rebuilding from the Ebola crisis. Please join us in a three-part webinar series beginning April 1 Health workers in West Africa have… [more]

02 Mar
Human-Centered Design in Practice

Human centered design, or design with the user, is the first of the nine Principles for Digital Development.  Designing with the user involves just that- engaging the people you hope will use the solution, and bringing their ideas to life in technology that meets their needs. On February 10, mPowering… [more]