¿Su casa es mi casa?: Challenges of house visits

Knock knock! Ignacia has to rap sharply on the front door to be heard over the high pitch of the Huayno singer crooning out of her neighbor’s radio. She is allowed inside right away—everyone knows each other in a 40-person community. Ignacia begins her introduction, “I am your health worker and am visiting houses around…

Why are we counting down to October 25?

Article 25. Have you heard of it? Most likely not yet. It’s an exciting new health justice initiative designed to put pressure on the world’s governments to the honor the right to health as described in Article 25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights: (1) Everyone has the right to a standard of living…