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Free broadcast-quality videos: 14 African social entrepreneurs addressing maternal and child health in Africa

The programme aims to continue to accelerate health innovations in Sub-Saharan Africa

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, July 26, 2017/APO/ --

On July 26, the healthymagination Mother and Child Programme announced its second cohort of social enterprises that will receive training and mentorship aimed at improving and accelerating maternal and/or child health outcomes in Africa. This programme has selected 14 African social entrepreneurs who will benefit from training and mentorship aimed at improving maternal and/or child health outcomes. The programme – launched in March 2016 by GE (General Electric) (www.GE.com) and Santa Clara University’s Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship – aims to continue to accelerate health innovations in Sub-Saharan Africa. More information: http://apo.af/45K4aX

Copyright free broadcast-quality footage is available for media to download here: http://apo.af/ppfuoV (.mp4; 795 Mo)

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The video includes interviews of Robert Wells – Executive Director for Strategy, healthymagination, and Pamela Roussos – Chief Innovation Officer, Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship, Santa Clara University.

Also available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/RqkEf5Olb8o

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Read the press release about the healthymagination Mother and Child Programme: http://apo.af/45K4aX

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For more information about the healthymagination Mother and Child Programme, please contact: Craig Atherfold  + 27 (0) 83 718 2003  craig.atherfold@edelman.com