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Munira Gets Support and Guidance for her Fourth Child

By Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Munira, a mother of three children, joined Self-Help International’s Growing Healthy Food,...

Good Nutrition Helped Mariam Learn to Walk

By Latifa Moomen and Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officers Self-Help International facilitates a maternal-child nutrition program, “Growing Healthy...

Akosua Receives Life-Changing Support from Self-Help’s Nutrition Team

By Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Patience Obour, Self-Help International’s Nutrition Program Officer and Nutrition Team Lead,...

Afia Makes Nutritious Weaning Food for Her Youngest Daughter

By Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Good nutrition plays a crucial role in a person’s life and...

Leaders Feed Their Communities – 2019 Impact Report – Kukuboso, Ghana

These stories were originally featured in the 2019 Impact Report. Kasim and Dora are two community members in Kukuboso pushing...

Ayishetu Promotes Good Nutrition in Her Family and Community

Ayishetu Promotes Good Nutrition in Her Family and Community

By Patience Obour – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer According to the World Health Organization (WHO), proper infant nutrition is...

No Distance Too Far: Alima’s 3 Mile Walk to Provide Nutrition for her Family

Nutrition plays a key role in the development of individuals, families, communities, and the nation of Ghana as a whole....

The Life Changing Impact of Good Nutrition

This report was written by Self-Help International Board Member and nutritional advisor, The Rev. Dr. Mary Jane Oakland, following a...

Mary Jane Oakland holds an infant in rural Ghana

Self-Help International Board Member Named Heartland Global Health Advocate Award Winner

The Rev. Dr. Mary Jane Oakland of Ames has been named the inaugural recipient of the Heartland Global Health Advocate Award...

Jamilatu Gets the Support She Needs for Her Two New Healthy Babies

By Jesse Jackson Sarkodie – Promoting Good Nutrition Program Officer Jamilatu moved from her home near the Ivory Coast to...

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