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Breaking barriers to maternal health in Tanzania

June 29, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

HealthBridge is working with local partners to improve access to health services and quality of care for mothers and children in Tanzania.

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Healthy Transportation Coalition makes progress towards transportation equity in Ottawa

June 27, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

Since forming in 2014, the Healthy Transportation Coalition has made steady progress towards transportation equity in the city of Ottawa.

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Now available: Year 2 Report for Saving lives of mothers and children in Nepal and Vietnam

June 27, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

Implementation has been actively underway in both project sites. Read the Year 2 Annual Report for more information on progress of the project.

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NCD and Poverty Research Network Newsletter Issue 13 now available!

June 19, 2018 Filed under Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention

Take a closer look at similarities between the tobacco industry and the transport industry and explore how lessons learned from tobacco control can be applied to this threat to our health. 

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We’re hiring!

June 19, 2018 Filed under Other

HealthBridge Foundation of Canada is seeking team members to join us in Ottawa. Check out our current career opportunities!

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HealthBridge 2017 Annual Report now available!

June 18, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities, Tobacco Control & NCD Prevention, Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Health, Nutrition & Food Security

The 2017 HealthBridge Annual Report is here—with a fresh, new look!

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HealthBridge welcomes Rebecca Brodmann as Project Manager for the Saving Lives in Nepal and Vietnam Project

June 18, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

HealthBridge is pleased to welcome Rebecca Brodmann as the Project Manager for the Saving Lives in Nepal and Vietnam Project.  Rebecca has a masters of public health degree from Queen’s University and most recently, she has been working as a health promotion specialist at the health unit in Guelph focusing on chronic disease prevention. Previously, she completed an internship at WHO and did some consulting work for Mobility India.  Rebecca brings a wealth of experience in project management and project development in the health sector.

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Help HealthBridge win $10,000!

June 1, 2018 Filed under Gender Equality, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health

For the entire month of June, every dollar you give to HealthBridge Foundation of Canada enters us for a chance to win $10,000.

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Livable Cities wins TUMI Global Urban Mobility Challenge!

May 29, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The award recognizes a new Livable Cities project that aims to establish a bicycle share program in Hoi An City, Vietnam.

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Mind the Step returns to Jardim Angela, São Paulo

May 28, 2018 Filed under Livable Cities

The project, lead by Cidade Ativa, aims to transform a well-used public staircase into a safer, more accessible public space.

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