Why don’t more women breastfeed?

Why don’t more women breastfeed?

If you’ve been keeping up with our blog the past few days, you already know that we’re celebrating World Breastfeeding Week.  We’ve discussed the health benefits to mother and infant of breastfeeding, the needs of HIV positive mothers who are breastfeeding, and HAI’s...
Notes from the Field: Breastfeeding in Timor-Leste

Notes from the Field: Breastfeeding in Timor-Leste

As we continue to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week, former Health Alliance International intern Jee Kim sat down with Mary Anne Mercer, HAI’s Senior Maternal and Child Health Advisor.   JK: Is it common to see women breastfeeding in public spaces in...
Press release: Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister recognized

Press release: Timor-Leste’s Prime Minister recognized

Prime Minister H.E. Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo Presented with World No Tobacco Day Award Prime Minister H.E. Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo and HAI Timor Leste Director Che Katz Dili 4 July 2016. Prime Minister H.E. Dr. Rui Maria de Araújo was presented with the World No...
Interactive mHealth Training for Midwives in Timor-Leste

Interactive mHealth Training for Midwives in Timor-Leste

By Sarah Meyanathan HAI staff in Timor-Leste just completed training for midwives in the mHealth program, Mobile Moms, in Ermera district on February 18, 2016. Ermera is the most populous district after the capital district of Dili with a population of 124, 687. It is...
Global Fund for Women Showcases HAI-Timor’s Mobile Moms Project

Global Fund for Women Showcases HAI-Timor’s Mobile Moms Project

We are so excited to share a recent report from The Global Fund for Women currently showcasing HAI Timor-Leste’s Mobile Moms project!  We’re proud of our team there and all of the other amazing work they do.  Find out more about HAI Timor-Leste and support...

World Health Day 2015!

Welcome to the second day of World Health Worker Week, where we here at HAI are taking a look at the many ways health workers – who are on the front lines of some of the world’s most pressing health challenges – work tirelessly to provide critical health services to...