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With long-standing partnerships, MSH reaffirms its commitment to the health of the Haitian people Five years ago today an earthquake devastated Haiti. Management Sciences for Health (MSH) had been working shoulder to shoulder with the Government to improve the health and lives of the Haitian people for thirty years. The earthquake brought a new sense of urgency to this life-saving work, which continued with even greater resolve. Today, MSH reaffirms its commitment to health of the Haitian people.

USAID’s Office of Health Systems (OHS) has announced selections for its Top Ten Health Systems Strengthening Cases. Two MSH case studies were selected in the Top Ten Health Systems Strengthening Cases as well as one honorable mention. The cases can be accessed here.

Nethope Adds Three New Organizations to its Membership NetHope, a catalyst to help international nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) collaborate, innovate, and use information communications technology (ICT) to be more efficient and effective in the pursuit of their respective missions, is proud to announce its three new members - Mercy Ships, Medical Teams International, and Management Sciences for Health.

Health in Post-2015 Coalition Statement As a coalition of advocates from health-related non-governmental organizations, engaged in the post–2015 development agenda process, we wish to highlight the following in our response to the UN Secretary General’s Synthesis report on post–2015, “The Road to Dignity by 2030: Ending Poverty, Transforming All Lives and Protecting the Planet”: 1) The need for a strong health goal and targets based on the right to health

The Journal of Global Health has published a special themed issue highlighting the latest evidence on integrated community case management (iCCM) for childhood illnesses, an approach to provide lifesaving treatments to children who lack access to health services. Entitled “Current scientific evidence and future directions for Integrated Community Case Management in Africa,” the in-depth themed issue synthesizes the latest available evidence around eight thematic areas of iCCM programming:   Coordination, Policy Setting and Scale up Human Resources and Deployment

The current Ebola epidemic in West Africa is unprecedented in its scope and devastating effects. The health systems of Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leona were not adequate to the task of containing the outbreak; while the international community responded slowly at first, it has accelerated its contributions and helped these countries slow the rate of new infections. Management Sciences for Health (MSH) commends the US government for the key role it has already played. The US continues to be a critical source of financing, expertise and other resources.

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