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Through some good planning, a lot of hard work and a bit of luck, we helped about 500 families in the highlands of Bolivia to improve their diets.

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In rural India, we helped more than 60,000 women and babies receive essential health care during pregnancy, child birth and the post-partum period. Thanks to our efforts, the percentage of women receiving 4 or more ante-natal care visits tripled from 7% to 23%. 

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The HealthBridge Vietnam team helped the coastal city of Hoi An develop a Parks Master Plan that includes development of 79 new parks by 2020.

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Francis Thompson Executive Director, Framework Convention Alliance

Francis Thompson joined HealthBridge in 2007, after serving as a member of the HealthBridge board from 2002 to 2006. He has worked in tobacco control since 1996, first at Info-tabac in Montréal, then as policy analyst and later director of policy at the Non-Smokers' Rights Association in Ottawa. From 2007-2009, as part of HealthBridge's partnership with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Thompson acted as regional advisor to the[…]

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