Press Releases and News Featuring VillageReach
Press Release – August 8, 2019 A successful collaboration between the Ministry of Health, VillageReach and Swoop Aero, and with funding by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, saw a drone fleet transport vaccines to immunize children in remote health facilities in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read the press release.
Gavi.org – July 26, 2019 VillageReach was selected as a Gavi INFUSE Pacesetters for 2019. Read the article.
Mail & Guardian – July 18, 2019 The Health Systems Entrepreneurship project shared VillageReach’s framework on how to manage the transition from social solutions to government ownership in order to highlight why sharing best practices between health organizations is key to promoting collaboration. Read the article.
Stanford Social Innovation Review – June 24, 2019 Bvudzai Magadzire, Melissa West, Emily Lawrence, Julia Guerette & Barbara Jones-Singer wrote a framework for nonprofit and private-sector organizations working to transfer the implementation of their solutions to government agencies. Read the article.
Obama Foundation Leaders- 2019: Bvudzai Magadzire, the Senior Technical Advisor for Research and Advocacy in South Africa, was selected to join the 2019 class of the Obama Foundation Leaders: Africa Program. She is one of 200 leaders selected from…