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COVID-19 Spurs Surge in Diabetes Care in Mexico

Apr 29, 2020

COVID-19 Spurs Surge in Diabetes Care in Mexico

The COVID-19 crisis has created an unexpected 40 percent surge in new clients for a Mexican chain of specialized clinics that treat diabetes.

Indian e-Health Service Adjusts to Lockdown, Meets Heavy Demand

Apr 8, 2020

Indian e-Health Service Adjusts to Lockdown, Meets Heavy Demand

India’s largest online health platform takes on new tasks in real time to keep business running and serve people in more than 100 cities.

In Senegal, Adapting Business to Support the Fight

Mar 31, 2020

In Senegal, Adapting Business to Support the Fight

Free-of-charge bus ads, delivery of hygiene products, access to health professionals: Three Senegalese start-ups adjust to COVID-19.

Matchmaking: Tech Companies, Meet African Health-care Providers

Jan 14, 2020

Matchmaking: Tech Companies, Meet African Health-care Providers

TechEmerge is forging partnerships to improve health-care delivery and patient outcomes in East Africa. Innovators are invited to apply for seed funding and technical assistance through Feb 25.

Innovative Health Care in Mexico Treats a Diabetes Epidemic

Nov 20, 2019

Innovative Health Care in Mexico Treats a Diabetes Epidemic

Innovative Health Care in Mexico Treats a Diabetes Epidemic

A Vaccine Offers More Children a Shot at a Healthier Life

Oct 3, 2019

A Vaccine Offers More Children a Shot at a Healthier Life

IFC’s support to low-cost vaccine maker BioE helps it protect more children against preventable diseases.

Ushering Impact Investing into the Mainstream

Apr 12, 2019

Ushering Impact Investing into the Mainstream

Sixty investors are the first to commit to the Operating Principles for Impact Management, which set a market standard for impact investing.

Finding new ways to lend more to health SMEs in Africa

Feb 1, 2019

Finding new ways to lend more to health SMEs in Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa receives just 1 percent of global expenditure on healthcare. Governments in the region are increasingly aware that this inequity is hurting economic growth and are embracing universal healthcare to promote a healthy and productive population.

Health Tech Start-up Vezeeta Empowers Millions of Patients

Dec 7, 2018

Health Tech Start-up Vezeeta Empowers Millions of Patients

Vezeeta provides patients with the ability to search, compare, book, and engage with doctors in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and Lebanon.

Quality Plus Scale is IFHA’s Formula for Success

Nov 28, 2018

Quality Plus Scale is IFHA’s Formula for Success

Sub-Saharan Africa, with a growing population and middle class, offers vast potential for private healthcare providers.