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Cartoon Network launches Zika prevention campaign for kids

We are excited by today’s launch of the Mission Zika campaign led by our client Cartoon Network, with partners PAHO and UNICEF (and the Ministry of Health in Brazil). The key message is that children can be superheroes in the urgent effort to prevent the spread of the virus. CN reaches 60 million homes in […]

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Let’s Talk Periods, by Carmen Cronin, MPH

What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than with adolescent girls talking about periods? I spent the afternoon with 50 adolescent girls who live in several youth homes around Kampala. As a group, we chatted about the words and phrases used to talk about menstruation, the beliefs and attitudes surrounding it, what it’s like […]