Colombia’s Superintendent for Health fined six healthcare intermediaries over $1 million each last week, after finding that their failure to provide adequate health and vaccination services to indigenous communities had contributed to the deaths of 12 Wayuu children in the northern department of La Guajira.
Although no case of Ebola has been confirmed in the region, Latin America and Caribbean leaders are already taking steps towards prevention.
According to a new report released by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), a record 8 million people are now receiving antiretroviral therapy, thanks to increased domestic investment by low- and middle-income countries.
Just recently, I came across an article in the Harvard Business Review written by renowned professors Michael E. Porter and Mark R. Kramer.
At least one Haitian was killed in a clash with UN peacekeepers on the outskirts of Cap Haitien, Haiti, on Tuesday.
NOW ON AS/COA ONLINE
- February 23, 2017
- February 22, 2017
- February 17, 2017
- February 16, 2017
- February 15, 2017