Getting the Word Out About Africa

December 23, 2006 at 1:52 am (Michael's Posts)

A good NY Times article forwarded to me that I forward on to the community here.  The article discusses the recent efforts to mount a wide, deep campaign against the simple diseases that afflict the poor.  Seems like some of these folks are after our own hearts.  Give a look.  Definitely food for thought.

I was struck by the multilateral efforts and the strong sense of network between the major players.  They also notably call for more interconnectivity.  As a big believer in the ability of a strong, extensive network to get big things done, I took this as reinforcement of my beliefs.  And also as encouragement that what we are doing here to encourage discussion and collegiality is a good thing.

Cheers, Global Health folks, and happy holidays wherever you are.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: