Tanzania Health Systems Strengthening
Abbott, the Abbott Fund and the Government of Tanzania's unique public-private partnership is implementing one of the most comprehensive initiatives in Africa to strengthen a country’s health care system and address critical areas of need.
Advancing Clinical Nutrition in China and Vietnam
We’re pioneering programs that improve nutrition standards and practices at key pediatric and general hospitals in China and Vietnam.
Made in Haiti: Partners In Health, Abbott and the Abbott Fund Open New Nutrition Facility
Abbott and the Abbott Fund are contributing more than $6.5 million in addition to expertise of more than 50 Abbott staff across multiple functions, to expand Partners In Health’s local production of Nourimanba. Nourimanba, like other ready-to-use therapeutic foods, is a high-calorie, high-protein, fortified peanut-based paste that is proven to dramatically improve the health of children suffering from severe acute malnutrition.
Improving Education and Health Services for Vulnerable Families
In one of the most dangerous places on earth, a courageous woman is training nurse-midwives to deliver basic health care services for mothers and children.
Addressing Childhood Malnutrition
The Abbott Fund supports training, staff and education facilities to improve the health of Cambodia’s women and children. Years of war and civil unrest have resulted in significant health challenges. Nearly half of Cambodian children under age 5 are underweight and/or malnourished.