Tells the the inspiring story of Dr. Rick Hodes, subject of "Making The Crooked Straight.'
Includes information about Ethiopia's history, geography, population, and government.
Founded by Dr. Broachie-Adjei, FOCOS provides 'expertise and technology in musculoskeletal surgery and rehabilitation to developing countries through volunteer teams of leading medical
The Global Health Council is the world's largest membership alliance of public health organizations and professionals dedicated to saving lives by improving health throughout the world. The Council's members work in 140 countries on six continents. This site includes links to member reports on the current challenges of preventing the disease.
The JDC is the world's largest Jewish humanitarian assistance organization. Working today in over 70 countries, JDC acts on behalf of North America's Jewish communities and others to rescue Jews in danger, provide relief to those in distress, revitalize overseas Jewish communities and help Israel overcome the social challenges of its most vulnerable citizens. JDC also provides non-sectarian emergency relief and long-term development assistance worldwide.
According to the WHO, nearly two million people die each year die from Tuberculosis. The majority
of these deaths occur in the developing world. This site includes fact sheets about the disease and
reports on efforts to fight drug resistant strains.