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New management training for immunization leaders launches in Rwanda
“This is an unprecedented opportunity,” said Erika Linnander, director of the Yale Global Health Initiative (GHLI), during her opening remarks at the recent launch in Kigali...
Hippos and the Mara River
Humans have competitors in their ability to befoul the world’s waterways: Hippos clog Africa’s Mara River with tons of their oxygen-eating, fish-killing feces, a new Yale...
‘Africa Salon’ brings culture and art from the continent to Yale
Africa Salon is Yale’s signature African arts and contemporary culture festival. Held every year in April, this year’s event featured panels on the politicization of black...
Louisa Lombard, Assistant Professor of Anthropology
The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale has given its Director’s Award to Louisa Lombard, Assistant Professor of Anthropology....
Bishop Matthew Kukah and Catholic Archbishop of Abuja Cardinal John Onaiyekan
Nigeria, one of the world’s most religious nations—where religious identity and religious freedom are considered of primary importance—continues to experience high levels of...
Co-author Michael Cappello, M.D.
Impoverished female farm workers infected with intestinal parasites known as hookworms saw significant improvements in physical fitness when they were treated with a low-cost...
Africa Salon Banner
Africa Salon, Yale’s contemporary African arts and culture festival, returns to New Haven Thursday-Saturday, April 5-8. The fourth annual Africa Salon festival will bring...