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Changing the face of poverty.
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PCI is an international nonprofit health and development organization that positively impacted more than 5.8 million lives in 2013. For more than 50 years, PCI has supported communities around the world to prevent disease, improve community health, promoting women's empowerment and gender equality, and making sustainable impact.

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We've been working with community groups in Nicaragua to create safer neighborhoods. One community came together to install streetlights and has turned dangerous roads into a place children feel safe enough to play after dark. https://goo.gl/MOxP97
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Patient navigators for our Healthy Start program in San Diego facilitate activities to strengthen parent/child relationships and stimulate child development. Learn more here about how we help #EnhanceHealth ! pciglobal.org/us/
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GivingTuesday is a day when the world comes together to make this place a little brighter. Whether it's by volunteering, helping a neighbor, giving to charity, or saying thank you to someone who has impacted your life, there are many ways to make a difference. Here at PCI, we're asking our community to help us continue our transformational work around the globe. You can be part of making a difference by donating to us tomorrow in honor of #GivingTuesday. Together, we can continue to work towards a world without extreme poverty: https://goo.gl/EYRbE7.
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We’re excited to announce that the U.S. Agency for International Development and +Google.org are investing $1.3 million and $750,000, respectively, to expand our innovative SAPARM program. SAPARM works to reduce hunger in Ethiopia and Tanzania by equipping pastoralists with maps from satellites. These up-to-date maps help pastoralists better find grazing land and have cut their livestock mortality in half.
PCI is helping thousands of pastoralists in East Africa reduce livestock mortality in half through a partnership with Google and USAID.
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Members of the El Polo and El Gorrión farming cooperatives in Nicaragua were losing up to 40 percent of their crops to Coffee Rust Disease - making it harder to support their families. We're partnering with +Keurig Green Mountain to improve the health and productivity of these 850 farming families.
Project Concern International paired up with Keurig Green Mountain to help coffee farmers in Nicaragua have better lives.
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Heidy is a 22-year-old living with her parents in Guatemala and is the single mother of a toddler. She’s also a driven entrepreneur and community leader who’s working to build a better life for her family.
PCI is celebrating International Youth Day and the young women and men shaping their futures and achieving success despite challenging circumstances.
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Jamila didn't trust the health services in her region of India. But after learning about health, sanitation and nutrition through our Self-Help Groups, she began working with pregnant women in her village to ensure every delivery takes place at a health facility.
A woman’s health during pregnancy is of vital importance to both her baby’s development and her own ability to stay healthy.
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After 25 years of working in the HIV/AIDS sector, our Zambia Country Director reflects on how the situation has changed - for the better!
By Jo Musonda Last Tuesday on December 1, the world celebrated World AIDS Day. And this month marks my 25th anniversary of working in the HIV/AIDS sector. I’ve been reflecting on how the world has changed for people living with HIV within a quarter of a century. In the beginning of my career in London, most …
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We're celebrating thirty years of serving families in Tijuana through our Well Baby Clinic. Thank you for being a part of the journey towards a healthier Mexico!
Thirty years after PCI's Well Baby Clinic began, a staff member reminisces about interning with the project in 1985.
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Tomorrow we will be presenting at The SEEP Network Annual Conference with representatives from International Center for Research on Women, Women for Women International, and Solar Sister. We hope to see you there!
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Take a peek inside. #OpenTheDoor
PCI works in classrooms in Tanzania to ensure children have nutritious food to eat.
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In 2009, more than 60% of Bangladeshi children six months to five-years-old were malnourished. How do you turn a husband, a wife, and a mother-in-law into a team to fight for a child's health?
How one nonprofit is turning families into powerful teams.
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