In some developing countries, public health crises can hamper productivity and slow economic growth. In others, it can be a leading cause of death. Whether it’s HIV/AIDS or Malaria, to challenging issues like undrinkable water and improper sanitation, public health cannot be left out of effective development programming.
Particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, we at World Faith realize that we cannot do any work without a public health angle. It affects everything.