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Public Health Advocates Call on Congress to End Cervical Cancer Deaths Worldwide

Posted by On April 24, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 24, 2017 – Advocates from Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) and will join 11 other public health organizations on Capitol Hill Tuesday to urge lawmakers to help end cervical cancer deaths worldwide by integrating prevention and treatment into existing U.S. global […]

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Bush Institute Announces Visit of President and Mrs. Bush to Botswana and Namibia

Posted by On March 23, 2017

DALLAS, TEXAS (March 23, 2017) – The George W. Bush Institute today announced that President and Mrs. Bush will visit Botswana and Namibia April 4 – 6, 2017.   The trip, President Bush’s seventh to Africa since leaving office, demonstrates President and Mrs. Bush’s continued commitment to the people of Africa through the work of […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon And Project Concern International Announce Partnership To Fight Women’s Cancers In Africa

Posted by On September 19, 2016

NEW YORK — Project Concern International (PCI) and Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon (PRRR) announced a partnership to expand the fight against cervical cancer by providing screening and treatment for women in remote communities in Africa. The life-saving partnership will launch in Zambia to screen and treat even more women for cervical cancer and looks to […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Joins Partners on World Health Day to Launch Hostel-Building Competition

Posted by On April 7, 2016

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Joins Partners on World Health Day to Launch Hostel-Building Competition Seeking Designs for “Homes-Away-from-Home” For Women with Cancer in Tanzania Washington, D.C. (April 7, 2016) — Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon®, along with the American Cancer Society, the George W. Bush Institute, HKS, Inc., Southern Methodist University (SMU), and T-MARC Tanzania, today […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Selects Global Health Leader Celina Schocken As CEO, and Dr. Condoleezza Rice named Chair of the Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Board of Directors

Posted by On March 1, 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 1, 2016) — Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon is pleased to announce the appointment of Celina Schocken as its Chief Executive Officer and Dr. Condoleezza Rice as the Chair of its Board of Directors. The leadership selections follow President George W. Bush’s announcement last September that Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, a public-private partnership […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon and World Vision Join Forces to Fight Women’s Cancer in Sub-Saharan Africa

Posted by On December 4, 2015

December 4, 2015 –Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® and World Vision today announced a new partnership to scale up community-based education, screening, treatment, and referral programs for cervical and breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa, beginning in the Republic of Zambia. “A woman who survives AIDS should not be left to die from a treatable or preventable […]

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President George W. Bush and Partners Strengthen Fight Against Women’s Cancers with Launch of Nonprofit Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon

Posted by On September 22, 2015

DALLAS, TX (September 22, 2015) — President George W. Bush announced today that Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, a public-private partnership aimed at catalyzing the global community to reduce deaths from cervical and breast cancer, will become an independent 501c3 organization. “As an independent entity, Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon will have greater flexibility to expand, to […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Launches Work to Curb Deaths From Cervical Cancer in Ethiopia

Posted by On February 11, 2015

Partnership will strengthen health systems and train healthcare workers to deliver life-saving screening. ADDIS ABABA, FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA (February 11, 2015) – Today, Secretary Margaret Spellings, President of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, together with Her Excellency Mrs. Roman Tesfaye, First Lady of Ethiopia, and His Excellency Dr. Keseteberhan Admasu, Federal Minister […]

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Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® Helps Accelerate Life-Saving Cervical Cancer Screening in Ethiopia and Namibia

Posted by On August 6, 2014

Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® Helps Accelerate Life-Saving Cervical Cancer Screening in Ethiopia and Namibia Announces two new countries and the inaugural Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Ambassadors to generate awareness of the disease. WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 6, 2014) – President George W. Bush today announced the launch of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon in Ethiopia and Namibia, […]

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