Efforts to advance sustainable development in Madagascar received a boost last week as more than 20 health and conservation organisations came together to establish new partnerships and share learning.
As COP21 in Paris opens, we frequently hear about “socio-ecological resilience”, “climate-resilient development” and “resilience programming”, but what do these terms mean, and what can we learn from them?
A different story from Madagascar: how working across sectors and upholding reproductive rights are the key to sustainable development. Article featured in The Huffington Post.
Antananarivo, Madagascar – Health and conservation sectors unite to establish a broad network of policy makers, funders and practitioners committed to reinforcing an integrated approach to sustainable development in Madagascar
Antananarivo, Madagascar – A meeting in Antananarivo later this month will bring together policy makers, funders and NGO practitioners to galvanise the broader adoption of the integrated Population-Health-Environment (PHE) approach in Madagascar.
St Andrews, Scotland – An innovative project integrating community-based health services with locally-led marine conservation initiatives has won this year’s St Andrews Prize for the Environment
Blue Ventures’ community health programme trains women in coastal Madagascar to be ‘Avon-like’ social entrepreneurs, offering a range of affordable contraceptive options in their villages. Article featured in the Huffington Post.
After a chance meeting, a new Population-Health-Environment programme is born in Madagascar, by BV’s Dr Vik Mohan on the Wilson Center’s New Security Beat blog.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Blue Ventures’ integrated Population-Health-Environment (PHE) approach receives high-level endorsement at the International Conference on Family Planning
June 13th, 2013: Octopuses and Contraceptives: Notes from the Population, Health, and Environment Conference by Elaine E Rossi