Today we catch up with Global Activist, Phyllis Wezeman. She's just back from Malawi. For our Global Activism segment, she’ll update us on some new initiatives to give aid and comfort to sub-Saharan Africa, a region with two-thirds of the world’s HIV infections and three-fourths of the globe’s AIDS-related deaths, according to the World Health Organization. She’s author of the book Through the Heart: Creative Methods of HIV and AIDS Education.
Becca Napoli and mother-daughter duo Ann and Liz Satter join us to discuss the work they and others are doing locally in partnership with the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up campaign to try to improve girls’ lives in Malawi.
Every Thursday on Global Activism we hear about an individual who's trying to make the world a better place.Today we talk to Phyllis Wezeman, an adjunct professor at the University of Notre Dame and executive director of Malawi Matters, whose mission is to develop culturally-inspired HIV an