This guest blog was written by Jeanette Strydom, the relationship officer at Africa Health Placements, a member of GHC based in Johannesburg, South Africa. JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Experts predict that diabetes is set to become a huge health issue in Africa in coming years. The WHO and the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) estimate that the diabetes population…

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This is a guest blog written by Hannah Fishman of Burness Communications. “One thing is certain: When medicines aren’t available, people will die.” So said Dennis Kibira March 29 at an event, “Civil Society: A Missing Link in Development, ” the first event of a series co-hosted by the Global Health Council and member organization Results for Development…

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