Fighting Diabetes in South Africa
Project HOPE’s signature program in South Africa – The HOPE Centre – is focused on educating local communities about chronic diseases (in particular diabetes and hypertension) through screening, education and the provision of clinical services for the treatment and management of the diseases and support through peer education programs.
Helping Indonesia’s Health Workers Through a Crisis
Ibu Rizka is trained for the worst. She has seen patients in their darkest hours and endured the agony of searching for colleagues who don’t report to work after disasters, their fates unknown. Now, the Indonesian emergency room nurse and Disaster and Crisis Management Coordinator is coping with the aftermath of more tragedy, following the earthquake and tsunami that hit Central Sulawesi on September 28.