Month: August 2016

How the First Lady of Ethiopia is Affecting the Course of Cancer in Her Country

Posted by On August 4, 2016

First Ladies, as prominent public figures, have influential convening power and are advocates for positive and lasting change.  They are able to use their platforms to gain support and raise awareness around key issues, rallying like-minded stakeholders in key partnerships. Last month, the George W. Bush Institute’s First Ladies Initiative and Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, […]


Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Visits Zambia, Ethiopia and Tanzania

Posted by On August 1, 2016

Celina Schocken, CEO of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, and Toun Olateju, Country Program Manager, are in the midst of a series of country visits. Celina began her trip in Republic of Zambia, attending a meeting for the Improving Data for Decision Making in Cervical Cancer Programs project. She also met with the Honorable Minister of […]