Rescuing Children Since 1986

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INMED Partnerships for Children rescues children from the immediate and irreversible harm of disease, hunger, abuse, neglect, violence or instability and prepares them to shape a brighter future for themselves and the next generation. INMED’s vision is to transform the future for generations of children by building continuity of support from infancy to adulthood.

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INMED’s Healthy Children, Healthy Futures Program

INMED’s Healthy Children, Healthy Futures program has improved the lives of millions of children in Brazil. In partnership with the Engie Foundation, General Mills and United Way Worldwide, the program develops and delivers participatory education in preventive health and nutrition, as well as treatment of children with intestinal parasitic infection. In regions that lack public sanitation and clean drinking water, our team at INMED Brasil teaches families how to perform solar water disinfection (SODIS) by filling recycled clear plastic bottles and leaving them in the sun for 6 hours. This safe and simple disinfection method has been proven to kill viruses, bacteria and parasites and is effective even in low temperatures. 

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Nelson Mandela Day

Our team at INMED South Africa teamed up with volunteers from Mondelēz South Africa and students from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University-Missionvale Campus to celebrate Nelson Mandela Day by sprucing up the Ithemba Day Care facility for children with special needs in Port Elizabeth. They brought smiles to the children’s faces and warmed the hearts of all. Nelson Mandela would be proud.

Watch our handiwork unfold on this video. Learn more about INMED South Africa at https://inmed.org.

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VOTE FOR INMED!

INMED Partnerships for Children is a FINALIST in Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development—an international competition to scale transformative prevention and treatment approaches for pregnant women and newborns in poor, hard-to-reach communities.

INMED is partnering with Little Sparrows Technologies to scale the bili-hut(TM), a portable, battery-operable phototherapy device to treat the widespread health problem of neonatal jaundice in remote regions of Peru.

Please help INMED win the People’s Choice Award to scale this innovative technology and save newborn lives. Voting ends on Wednesday, so VOTE TODAY! https://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/3494793/People-s-Choice-Award-2017

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