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Reproductive Health Access in the Lake Tanganyika Basin

In the Lake Tanganyika Basin, accessing reproductive health care is a challenge. Impassable roads, poor communications infrastructure, broken supply chains to rural health centers, and extreme poverty all contribute to high birthrates, early childbearing, and exceptionally high maternal-fetal morbidity and … Continue reading

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Big Plans for 2016

  After an incredibly busy 2015, the LTFHC/WAVE is poised to launch into an impactful 2016 with a series of exciting programs, from direct service provision to critical infrastructure improvements affecting communities in the Lake Tanganyika Basin, and beyond:   … Continue reading

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HuffPo Canada interviews Dr. Amy Lehman

LTFHC Founder and CEO Dr. Amy Lehman was interviewed by the Huffington Post while at Ideacity in Toronto last month. Read more on her thoughts about “magic bullet” solutions and her general approach to international aid at HuffPo Canada.  

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Amy Lehman Speaks at Ideacity 2015

LTFHC Founder & CEO Dr. Amy Lehman was a featured speaker at this year’s Ideacity Conference, “Canada’s Premier Meeting of the Minds”. Watch her speak on why aid and development work is so hard, bed net misuse and unintended consequences, … Continue reading

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