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Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a nonprofit global health organization working in over 150 countries, applauds President Obama’s FY14 Global Health Budget Request. The request released last week includes $8.3B for global health programs led by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the State Department. Despite challenging constraints on the federal budget, this request essentially maintains FY13 funding levels. MSH welcomes the President’s continued commitment to working with developing nations to improve health and save lives.

MSH is proud to endorse the Integrated Global Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Pneumonia and Diarrhea (GAPPD), released on April 12, and developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and UNICEF. The GAPPD represents the first-ever simultaneous effort to protect children from pneumonia and diarrhea, which take the lives of almost two million children a year.

March 4, 2013 - MSH joined over 60 civil society organizations in supporting universal health coverage in a sign-on letter to delegates meeting this week in Botswana at the High Level Dialogue on Health in the Post–2015 Development Agenda.The organizations called on delegates to ensure that UHC is included in the post–2015 development framework as a way to bring an end to preventable deaths and realize the right to health for all.

Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a nonprofit global health organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and working in over 40 countries, congratulates Senator John Kerry on his Senate confirmation as secretary of state. We have appreciated Senator Kerry’s distinguished service on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and look forward to his continued foreign policy leadership in his new role at the U.S. Department of State.The U.S. plays a critical role in global health. With the new Office of Global Health Diplomacy at the U.S. Department of State, we welcome U.S.

Three years after the earthquake that devastated Haiti, Management Sciences for Health (MSH) recognizes the hundreds of thousands of Haitians who died and the many more who continue to struggle in the aftermath. MSH, a nonprofit international health organization, supports the Haitian government in its efforts to develop a strong and sustainable health system.Despite an intensive international response, many Haitians still suffer severe hardship. Three years later, more than 350,000 Haitians still live in tents and other fragile shelters, exposing them to social and environmental risks.

  MSH partnered with SDN, a documentary image-sharing website, who managed the international call to photographers on behalf of MSH. Glenn Ruga, SDN founder and director, provided professional advisory and judging support required to choose final candidates. MSH thanks Glenn for all of his support and commitment to the project.