10 Apr
ORB is Now Available in Spanish!

mPowering Frontline Health Workers is excited to announce our entire ORB platform is now available in Spanish. ORB users can now select Spanish under the Language tab in the top menu of the ORB homepage to change the language on the site. The ORB platform connects trainers and frontline health… [more]

03 Apr
Join Us for World Health Worker Week’s Twitter Chat

In honor of World Health Worker Week, we’re exploring the many ways our community can advocate for increased health worker support, training and investment during the #WHWWeek Twitter chat on Tuesday, April 4.  From gender equality to peace and security to innovation and technology to economic growth, investing in the… [more]

22 Mar
ORB Resources for World Water Day

On World Water Day, mPowering recognizes the role of health workers in improving access to clean water in their communities. Our partners at UNICEF report that every day, 800 children die from causes related to poor sanitation, poor hygiene, or a lack of clean water. This number is tragically high,… [more]

09 Mar
Five Investments Countries Can Make for Healthier People and Economies

mPowering’s work focuses on helping to build strong health workforces, and health systems, by building collaborative systems to connect health workers to the training and information they need. A recent article by Pape Gaye, CEO of IntraHealth International, explored some important aspects of how countries and stakeholders can focus efforts… [more]

06 Mar
Launch of WASH Domain on ORB!

Today, mPowering Frontline Health Workers is launching a new domain on ORB featuring free, mobile-ready, WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene) training materials for health workers. According to WHO and The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, every year, there are nearly 1.7 billion cases of diarrheal disease, causing about… [more]