Childhood brings threats such as diarrheal disease and malnutrition to girls in poor countries. A lack of clean water and proper nutrition weaken their immune systems and invite infectious diseases, leading to health problems that can last a lifetime and into the next generation.
CHILDHOOD SUCCESS STORIES
Taisha's Story: A young girl avoids cholera because of a water project in Haiti
Rachel's Story: In Malawi, PIH's Nutritional Rehabilitation Unit allows for rapid and dramatic recoveries
Mother to Child (VIDEO): Slowing the spread of HIV through transmission from mother to child
MOTHER TO CHILD:
Slowing the transmission of HIV from mother to child is a key focus for Partners In Health, Haiti.
Learn more about PIH's work in Haiti.