Advocacy & Policy

We secure the support of policymakers, advocates, influencers, and citizens to commit the necessary resources and enact policies that bring health solutions to scale. Our advocacy and policy professionals around the world make sure change-makers have the right support and information to make evidence-based decisions that improve the health and lives of women and children in low- and middle-income countries.

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77 Articles
77 Articles
  1. Kenya mother and newborn. Photo PATH/Andrew Berends.
    November 16, 2018

    Kenya passes first unified policy for newborn, child, and adolescent health

    For the first time in its history, Kenya has a unified policy to guide its efforts for improving newborn, child, and adolescent health.

  2. October 30, 2018

    The hidden problem that drives 100 million people into poverty

    Noncommunicable diseases are the leading cause of death worldwide, but they also have catastrophic economic impact. Here are three stories of people whose lives have been affected by these diseases and the opportunity we have to ensure that everyone has access to the care they need.

  3. US capitol
    October 30, 2018

    As Americans vote, what does it mean for global health?

    Carolyn Reynolds, PATH’s vice president of Policy & Advocacy, explains how the midterm elections could impact US leadership in global health.

  4. Girl gets polio vaccine_Photo: Richard Franco
    October 22, 2018

    Amidst a polio outbreak, hope arrives in D. R. Congo with renewed commitment to vaccine coverage

    Widespread vaccination is the surest way to halt vaccine-derived poliovirus outbreaks, a tenacious threat of the pre-eradication era.

  5. Mother holding young infant. Photo: PATH/Georgina Goodwin
    August 9, 2018

    Into a hopeful era against infant respiratory infection

    A new resource sheds light on what’s needed to get ready for a new vaccine that, if approved, could help pregnant mothers protect their babies from a common cause of serious respiratory infections—respiratory syncytial virus.

  6. Breastfeeding support
    July 31, 2018

    Breast milk is a superfood for babies. So why do so many babies go without?

    Breast milk is the first and best option.

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