Guide to resources for Maternal/Child Health, the Environment, and Pollution in Africa
Last Updated: May 9, 2012
Intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations
- Carter Center
Many of the Carter Center's health programs take place in Africa, especially in the areas of disease education and eradication.
- CDC: Global Health
Many CDC programs and campaigns focus on environmental health, in the U.S. and at various global locations.
- Demographic Health Survey
DHS collects and disseminates data on maternal and child health, HIV/AIDS, malaria, nutrition and other health concerns.
- UN Environment Programme
The United Nations Environment Programme has six 'priority areas": harmful substances and hazardous waste, environmental governance, resource efficiency, disasters and conflicts, ecosystem management and climate change.
UNICEF collects statistics and produces reports on child health world-wide
- WHO: Environmental Health
The World Health Organization produces reports on a wide range of health problems world-wide and in broad regional areas.