Twitter | Search | |
Marta Schaaf
Global health justice advocate and health systems researcher, activist, mother. -ior. All views my own.
762
Tweets
1,078
Following
423
Followers
Tweets
Marta Schaaf Dec 14
I spent part of last week as a tourist in paradise. The people who live there spoke to me about climate change - its impact on fishing, agriculture, and storms. There is no escape.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Dec 13
An important case study of the broader trend of privatizing public goods. This is not the way to via
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Dec 12
during labor and delivery occurs in countries rich and poor. Stigma around childbirth, misogyny and ignorance allow these practices to persist.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Courtney Tolmie Dec 11
Worth every 1 of the 5 minutes it will take to read this (coming from someone who has worked for organizations that have and continue to struggle with this, even if trying to be more deliberate and conscious about it)
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Dec 10
I just subscribed to 's daily Heated newsletter! Subscribe for a short daily climate change related story and action.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
COPASAH Dec 6
Introducing & Call to Action on December 12, 2019 (10am GMT,3 pm IST,11 am Abuja Time) To Participate:
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 25
Excited to be part of the host committee of this event! Come enjoy this great line up for storytellers & help us to raise funds for the *crucial* fight to swing the senate left!
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Dr Ana Manzano Nov 17
If using theory-driven evaluation,evaluators should consider:Where do the theories I use come from?How&why I have selected these theories?How WEIRD are they?This should always be the case.More shocking when this is not done in LMIC evaluations.Thanks Brill paper👏🏽
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Sue Cant Nov 17
Shifts in power dynamics & other lessons from recent studies and I with brain trust of
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Sue Cant Nov 17
Ahead of GPSA & WHO CoP, pls see "Collective action for health services. Why the evidence will continue to be mixed and what to do about it." @guervovich,
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 14
Replying to @thisisWHARR
A weekly digest? About WHARR? Sounds great. I will sign up here:
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 14
CPCs "fail to adhere to medical and ethical practice standards." We need to learn more about CPCs so we can regulate them effectively and stop them from lying to vulnerable pregnant people. In NYS, can pass the CPC study bill - S6311/A8212.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 14
Research from shows the most recent expansion of the gags Global Fund money. The tentacles of this insidious policy spread, eroding countries' ability to set their own agenda.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Anneka Knutsson Nov 13
“It is time to say no more micro-solutions!!! ...Each of us need to think of how we can share our power ....We need to hear the voices and act on them! Prof. Lynn Freedman signature session “Ensuring safe pregnancy and childbirth for all” @ICPD25
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Joy Reid Nov 12
The "civility" fixation in the American conversation too often prizes those who already have power and status being genial to one another and working together over those without power and status gaining equality, power and justice. Great piece by
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 12
Trump's EPA wants to muzzle the best research we have in order to promote the interests of fossil fuel & other industries. Under this proposed rule, the studies showing that smoking leads to cancer would have been inadmissible. People will die.
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Tom Aston Nov 11
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters Nov 11
What has changed in and since ? What hasn't changed? And what are the ways forward? Read 'Actions, not words: progress since ICPD on disability and SRHR' by , Shaffa Hameed and :
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf Nov 10
Send testimony in support of to the Public Campaign Financing Commission. Write one here:
Reply Retweet Like
Marta Schaaf retweeted
Beth Schlachter Nov 10
If you are at please join us in honoring the legacy of at the Serena Hotel on Monday from 3-6 pm. Tell stories if you knew her or learn about her work on behalf of women and girls if you didn't.
Reply Retweet Like