The Kamuli hospital in Uganda is helping to turn the tide of childbirth difficulties in this African nation. Called Imaging the World, or ITW, the project provides low-cost ultrasound equipment in addition to basic training that allows even the lowest-level health worker to take basic scans.
Mgr Mario Zenari, the papal nuncio in Syria, describes the human devastation caused by the war. There is the danger that factional hatreds might last decades. Christian, Alawi and Sunni leaders in Homs propose dialogue and reconciliation. UN report blames regime and rebels of torturing children.
bill that “recommends $40 million for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), despite that agency’s continued support for a brutal program of coerced abortion