Sofia’s Story

Sofia’s story, filmed in 2010, highlights the Mozambican Health System’s efforts to integrate and expand access to HIV treatment for Mozambicans like Sofia, with support from Health Alliance International. Learn more about HAI’s work in: Care...
HAI’s Cyclone Idai Response: Keeping things moving

HAI’s Cyclone Idai Response: Keeping things moving

On March 14, 2019 Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique’s port city of Beira, substantially damaging ~80% of local infrastructure and leaving the two central provinces of Mozambique in a state of emergency. In the days that followed, flooding, food shortages, and lack of...

HAI’s Cyclone Idai Response: Health system infrastructure rebuild

On March 14, 2019 Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique’s port city of Beira, substantially damaging ~80% of local infrastructure and leaving the two central provinces of Mozambique in a state of emergency. In the days that followed, flooding, food shortages, and lack of...
World AIDS Day 2018 – 15 Years of ART in Mozambique

World AIDS Day 2018 – 15 Years of ART in Mozambique

15 years ago, the Mozambican Government endorsed a new HIV/AIDS strategic plan that would, for the first time, introduce large-scale care and treatment programs through the Mozambican National Health System. That plan, developed by the Mozambican Ministry of Health...
Publication Alert: Civil Society and Health for All

Publication Alert: Civil Society and Health for All

The Harvard Center for Health and Human Rights is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Alma-Ata Declaration with its ALMA-ATA at 40 blog series. As contributors, HAI’s Julia Robinson and Leigh Haynes (Vrije University in Brussels) co-authored a reflection on...
Balancing breastfeeding and work

Balancing breastfeeding and work

Welcome to the final day of our celebration of World Breastfeeding Week! Earlier this week, we discussed the health benefits to mother and infant of breastfeeding, the needs of HIV positive mothers who are breastfeeding, and HAI’s work around maternal and infant...
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...