UNFPA and Millennium Villages Join Forces to Improve Maternal Health in Africa

Mothers Waiting for Malaria Testing at a Clinic in Maynage, Rwanda On December 13, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) announced an agreement with the Millennium Villages project (MVP) to promote universal access to reproductive health and protect the lives of young African mothers. Through this partnership the UNFPA hopes to leverage its expertise in […]

Village Corps: Empowering Communities to Reach Sustainable Prosperity by Ukeme Esiet

“True sustainable prosperity for all will require a shift in mindset among much of the developed world – one that allows us to see our happiness doesn’t depend on our ability to consume more stuff or burn more fossil fuels, and that we can meet our needs and live fulfilled, exciting lives while restoring our planet’s natural systems and without getting in the way of other peoples capacity to meet their needs.”